Boat Mishap: Gov Aliyu Condoles With Victims’ Families



Babangida-AliyuGovernor State, Dr Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu has commiserated with the families of the victims of the boat mishap that occurred in Malili village in Borgu Local Government Area of the state.

statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Danladi Ndayebo, Governor Aliyu said is very disheartening for such a tragedy to befall the state at a time when government is grappling with challenges to better the lot of the people.

The statement urged those with water transportation to be more careful especially raining season when water level is usually high.

said the state’s emergency management has since its officials to the scene of the mishap to ascertain the extent of losses incurred with a to compensate families

of the victims.

Governor Aliyu expressed his heartfelt condolences to the families of all those affected by the tragedy and prayed God to grant them the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss as well as grant the souls of the departed eternal rest.

Reports Friday said at least 42 people might have drowned in the mishap.About 100 people were also feared missing.

 

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