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North-West Governors visit Ikoyi collapsed building site

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North-West Governors visit Ikoyi collapsed building site

North-West governors on Wednesday November 24, paid a condolence go to to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu over the Gerrard Street, Ikoyi constructing collapse, which killed over forty individuals few weeks in the past.

 

The Governors additionally sympathised with the folks of the State and households of those that died within the unlucky incident.

 

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North-West Governors visit Ikoyi collapsed building site

 

The North-West Governors Discussion board represented by its chairman and Kastina State Governor, Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari and his Kano State counterpart, Dr. Abdullahi Ganduje, recommended Governor Sanwo-Olu for establishing a Tribunal of Inquiry into the collapsed constructing.

 

It will be recalled {that a} 21-storey constructing, nonetheless below building, collapsed on Monday, November 1 at Gerrard Street, Ikoyi. Fifteen folks survived whereas 45 folks died within the unlucky incident.

 

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Talking throughout the go to to the Collapsed Constructing, Masari, who was accompanied by Governors Ganduje and Sanwo-Olu, mentioned they’re joyful that the Governor of Lagos State has instituted a tribunal of inquiry to unravel points surrounding the collapsed constructing.

 

“We’re right here representing governors of North West to bodily come to condole along with his Excellency, the Governor of Lagos State, households of the deceased and your complete Lagos neighborhood on the unlucky incident that has occurred,” he mentioned. 

 

“We pray to God that this sort of factor won’t occur once more. On behalf of the folks of North West, settle for our honest condolences and sympathy. We can not escape excessive rise buildings in Lagos however we should be certain that it doesn’t value lives and properties of individuals. We’re joyful that the Governor of Lagos State has instituted an inquiry tribunal that may unravel what occurred right here.”

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Governor Ganduje additionally recommended Governor Sanwo-Olu for taking fast motion to point out concern throughout the collapsed constructing.

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“We’re right here to condole with the folks and the federal government of Lagos State and particularly, condole with households of those that misplaced their lives and sympathise with them on the very unlucky scenario,” Ganduje mentioned. 

 

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“Lagos is a mega metropolis. Evaluating it to different megacities on the planet and contemplating the circumstances of Lagos on account of lack of sufficient land for improvement, enhance in inhabitants and excessive density, the difficulty of constructing excessive rise is completely obligatory and can’t be prevented. However it’s unlucky that we have now discovered ourselves in what occurred.

 

“We’re joyful that the governor has taken fast motion to point out concern about what occurred. We’re additionally joyful that he appointed an impartial technical panel that may look at and discover out what truly occurred as a way to keep away from future occurrences. We admire Governor Sanwo-Olu’s effort and condole with him and the folks of Lagos state, notably the households of those that misplaced their lives.”

 

Responding, Governor Sanwo-Olu appreciated the North-West governors for commiserating with the federal government and folks of Lagos State over the Ikoyi collapsed constructing.

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“We now have had varied levels of tribulations and really tough moments for us as a state and there have been classes learnt. We’re all conscious of the investigation into the collapsed constructing.

 

“It gladdens me to know that whereas Lagos is grieving, we aren’t alone. That’s the reason I’m excited and joyful that a few of my senior colleagues and brothers have come right here to precise solidarity and to additionally sympathise with the federal government and folks of Lagos State.”

 

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