Anambra Gas Explosion: APC Condoles With Family Of Victims and condoles CBN Governor, Lamido of Adamawa Over Mother's Death

By ORIH CHIBUIKE, The Nigerian Voice, Abuja
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The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has expressed regret over the loss of lives in Anambra state following an explosion in an industrial gas plant in Nnewi town of the state on Thursday.

Odigie-Oyegun in a press statement issued in Abuja by the National Secretary of the APC, Malam Mai Mala Buni, described the incident as “tragic and regrettable”, also condoled with the families of the victims, government and people of Anambra state.

“My prayers and condolences goes out to the families of the victims of the gas explosion. I pray the almighty God gives them the fortitude to bear the painful loss." Odigie-Oyegun said.

He also expressed solidarity with the Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, the Igwe of Nnewi and the entire Nnewi people over the incidence.

Odigie-Oyegun also sent a condolence message to Godwin Emefiele, the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria and Alhaji Barkindo Mustapha, the Lamido of Adamawa who both lost their mothers.

He prayed to God to grants the families of the deceased the strength to bear their losses.