Akure Explosion: APC hails Quick Response of Ondo Govt, Security Agencies

By: Ade Adeleke

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State has sympathized with victims of weekend’s Akure Explosion, saying it is deeply saddened by the grim effect of the blast around Eleyowo/Iluabo community, in Akure North Local Government area of the state.

In a Press Statement made available to journalists in Akure by the party’s Spokesman, Alex Kalejaye, APC also condoled the State Government and entire people of the Ondo State.

Kalejaye commended the quick response of the government and the security agencies to allay the fears of the people, and seek alternative route to the damaged portion of the ever-busy Akure/Owo Road.

APC called on companies and individuals to be more circumspect in taking precautions, when moving items that are capable of unleashing devastating consequences on people, when handled carelessly.

BELOW IS THE FULL TEXT OF THE STATEMENT;

Press Statement

AKURE EXPLOSION: ONDO APC LAMENTS DESTRUCTION

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State is deeply saddened by the grim effect of the blast around Eleyowo community, in Akure North Local Government area.

The party’s sympathy goes to the victims of the deadly circumstance, the State Government and entire people of the Ondo State.

The party commends the quick response of the government and the security agencies to allay the fears of the people, and seek alternative route to the damaged portion of the ever-busy Akure/Owo Road.

We call on companies and individuals to be more circumspect in taking precautions, when moving items that are capable of unleashing devastating consequences on people, when handled carelessly.

While wishing those injured speedy recovery, we emphasize the need for Federal authorities to expedite action on the rebuild of the Akure/Owo, as well as lend support to those whose property were destroyed.

Alex Kalejaye
Publicity Secretary,
Ondo APC

28th March, 2020

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