Yobe State Governor, Honourable Mai Mala Buni, has commiserated with the Emir of Fika and Chairman Yobe State Council of Chiefs, Alhaji Muhammadu Abbali ibn Muhammadu Idrisa, over the unfortunate fire incident at the Palace today.
This was contained in a statement signed by Mamman Mohammed, the Director-General, Press and Media Affairs to the Governor of Yobe State.
Governor Buni described the inferno that consumed a chamber at the Palace as a great loss to the Emir, the Emirate and the state.
“l am deeply saddened by the sad news of the fire incident today at the palace of His Highness, the Emir of Fika.
“However, we are all consoled, and thank Almighty Allah that no life was lost nor injuries recorded”, he said.
The governor asked the Emir to have faith that this was destined to happen at this moment and prayed that it never happens again.
Governor Buni also prayed to God to replenish assets lost to the inferno.