Kogi tanker explosion: Particulars of Osinbajo’s assembly with Gov Yahaya Bello emerge
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has assured Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi State that the Federal Authorities will attain out to the households affected by the petrol tanker accident that occurred within the state.
Bello disclosed this whereas briefing State Home correspondents after a personal assembly with the Vice President on Thursday on the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Recall that no fewer than 30 individuals died on Wednesday when the petrol tanker exploded and ignited a hearth that additionally destroyed property at Felele, Lokoja, Kogi State capital.
The governor stated that the Vice President additionally promised that the Federal Authorities would rehabilitate that part of the highway to protect in opposition to one other accident.
He stated: “The dialogue was very okay; the vp is a really caring father, and he’s involved about what occurred significantly yesterday–the unlucky hearth accident that claimed the lives of harmless residents of the state.
“So, our dialogue was fruitful; he expressed his sympathy and condolences for the households that misplaced their family members and promised to make sure that the Federal Authorities brings succour to the households of people who misplaced their family members and forestall future occurrences particularly at that spot.’’