ODPEM On Standby Amidst Hurricane Watch


The Office Of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management ODPEM will begin operating on a 24hr basis effective tonight.

This as the country braces for severe weather this weekend.

Providing an update on today’s meeting of the disaster risk management council, Local Government Minister Desmond McKenzie noted that he had been briefed by all the relevant agencies including ODPEM.

He noted that the national shelters are on standby.