Brigadier General Francis Vib Sanziri has been appointed Acting National Coordinator of the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO).

A statement signed by Chief of Staff, Julius Debrah, said Brigadier General Sanziri will replace Kofi Portuphy who is now chair of the governing National Democratic Congress.

Vib Sanziri is currently the Director General, Joint Operations at the General Headquarters.

He takes over as acting NADMO boss at a time the country especially, the capital, is facing crisis following a twin fire and flood disaster.

He must as a matter of urgency, mobilise relief items for victims of the disaster.

NADMO is already distributing relief items but more is needed.