Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has commiserated with the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) over the fire incident that gutted some sections of its Ilorin Area Office late Tuesday night.
According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor Rafiu Ajakaye made available to Naija News The Governor, visited the venue of the incident around 1a.m. on Wednesday and lamented the fire incident which could have destroyed the entire facility.
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“We commiserate with the NTA over this unfortunate incident. But the bright side is that no life was lost. Also, the quick intervention of the fire services helped to save not just the facilities but the adjoining estate which could have been affected,”
“This incident again underscores the need for everyone to do more to prevent such in the future. We commend the alertness of those who quickly called the fire services and our firemen for their prompt response and professionalism. We will continue to do more to support not just the fire service but also all other emergency responders.
“Everybody must be more alert. Our fire service will continue to be proactive by not only putting out the fire but also educating the people. However, we urge citizens to also take serious interest in how to curtail fire incidents which are becoming rampant.”
Naija News had earlier reported that the