Buhari Commiserates with victims of Ogbogonogo market fire

Buhari Commiserates with victims of Ogbogonogo market fire 2
Delta State Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa (center), Hon Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouk (left), and the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo (SAN)(proper) throughout a working go to by the Ministers to the Governor in Asaba. Tuesday

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, commiserated with victims of Ogbogonogo fireplace catastrophe, assuring that they might not bear the burden of the unlucky incident alone.

The President who spoke via the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiyar Umar Farouk, additionally, recommended the proactive measures taken by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to curb the unfold of the fireplace and in addition, scale back its results on the merchants.

Hajiya Umar led a crew made from the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Mr. Festus Keyamo to convey the sentiments of the President to the Governor of Delta State, Senator (Dr. ) Ifeanyi Okowa at Asaba.

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“We are right here in Delta State on the behest of our President, Mohamadu Buhari who mentioned we should always commiserate the merchants who misplaced their merchandise value thousands and thousands of naira to the unlucky fireplace incident on the Ogbogonogo market, right here in Asaba.

“The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) is with the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) to help these hard-working Nigerians whose sources of livelihood have been affected by the fireplace.

“We have to allow them to know that when there’s life, there’s hope.

“Your Excellency, we are also, commending you and your team for the quick response which gave hope to the people and immediately, we got wind about the incident, we sent relief materials too to the State to cushion the effect of the fire on the people,” the President mentioned.

Governor Okowa in his response, expressed delight that Mr. President was fast to answer the fireplace incident, noting that the creation of the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development might have made that immediate response potential.

The Governor mentioned, “we wish to specific our gratitude to you and thru you (Minister) to our President.

“This go to is a considerate go to in regards to the fireplace on the Ogbogonogo market.

“We have a heat relationship with NEMA and we’re supporting the actions of your Ministry because it issues helping the needy in society.

“As a State authorities, our youths are collaborating in several talent acquisition and wealth creation programmes, we’ve totally different programmes to help the widows, we even have programmes for the much less privileged and the susceptible.

“We appreciate this visit.”

The excessive level of the go to by the Minister was her inspection of the burnt market and presentation of reduction supplies to the victims.

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Buhari Commiserates with victims of Ogbogonogo market fire

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