By Yunusa Abdullahi & Modibbo Zailani
Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla has sympathised with the victims of the recent Yola market which was gutted by fire in the early hours of Monday the 4th of January 2016.
The Governor assured that his Administration would do everything possible in ensuring that government has concluded plan to rebuild and mordernised the market in order to avert future occurrence, pointing out that a committee has been set up to investigate the circumstances of the disaster.
He also called on the federal government and wealthy individuals to come to the aids of the victims of the inferno.
Earlier the State Chairman of Gamzaki Traders Association Alhaji Ibrahim Muhammed 86 who conducted the Governor and his entourage round the burnt market said about Eighty percent of the Traders at the market lost their belongings ,and called on the State and Federal Government to come to the assistance of the fire disaster, victims saying that majority of the traders were petty traders.
Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla also commiserate with the Lamido Adamawa His Royal Highness Dr Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Mustafa and his subjects over the unfortunate incidents at the Yola market which has been in existence for over Two Hundred years ago.
While responding, His Royal Highness Dr Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Mustafa thanked the Governor for the sympathy and concern shown to the victims of the fire disaster and prayed Almighty Allah to reward him abundantly.