Onitsha Fire: FG Pledges Support For Victims
Onitsha Fire: FG Pledges Support For Victims

The Federal Government has assured victims of fire incident at the Ochanja Market, Onitsha in Anambra, of its support towards ameliorating their predicaments.

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Farouq gave the assurance in Onitsha when she visited the market to ascertain the level of damage.

The Minister said she was pained at the level of losses incurred by the traders as well as the damage caused by the inferno and assured that the ministry would work closely with the state to see how they could prevent further occurrence.

In his remarks, the Chief of Staff to Governor Willie Obiano, Primus Odili commended the swift response of the Federal Government to the disaster.

 

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