The ministry of Special Duties is committed to provide leadership in the development of risk reduction measures and disaster management in Rivers State. It seeks to do this by providing the Fire Service and Emergency/Disaster Management Departments with accurate, complete and time tested infrastructure and information designed to facilitate safety and security, promote disaster and fire management efficiency, and capacity to adequately discharge any exigent function of Government assigned to it.
To be the comprehensive one-stop Government Ministry responsible for policies, planning, management and infrastructural/logistical support for the provision of Fire Safety, Emergency/Disaster Management and other related services in Rivers State.
To deliver efficient, effective and speedy response to all natural and man-made disasters which include but not limited to fire outbreaks, flood disasters, building collapse, boat mishap, air crash, ethnic conflicts, etc.
For more information, visit: special duties.rvsg.gov.ng