The Yobe state Governor and Chairman APC Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee Hon. Mai Mala Buni, has commiserated with the victims of the Potiskum Market fire victims.
In a statement signed by the DG press and media Mamman Mohammed, the Governor described the over night inferno as unfortunate which has destroyed means of livelihood of some families.
The governor in immediate response directed the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) to provide emergency support to the victims and take stock of the destructions suffered by the shop owners.
Meanwhile, the governor has advised the business community and Market administrators to always take proactive measures to guard against such unfortunate incidences.
He said, “most of our markets have suffered from midnight fire with huge losses there should be deliberate measures to check this unfortunate trend”.
The Governor also prayed that this should be the last fire inferno to be recorded in any Market in the state.