By Yahaya Idris, Lokoja.
In his efforts and determination to touching people’s lives positively irrespective of religion, tribe and class consideration, Hon. Jimoh Fancy Tiamiyu has once again, demonstrated his true love for the residents of Lokoja Local Government Area by distributing foods worth million of naira as part of his support to complements government efforts at this hard time that the world is finding it difficult to survive due to Coronavirus pandemic spread.
Hon. Jimoh is a grassroot politician and philanthropist who is known for adding value to People’s lives in the Lokoja LG and beyond.
According to Jimoh, It is no longer news that the current pandemic ravaging all the economies in the world has rendered systems null, leaving the poor and vulnerable as the hardest hit. Despite the intervention of the Federal Government, millions of Nigerians are still suffering from a lack of basic amenities, and more importantly, an absence of food to eat and this convince him come in and contribute his quota.
He has invested an invaluable amount of money into ensuring that his people do not go hungry during this period, and will enjoy the upcoming Easter period with satisfaction. Hundreds of bags of Rice will be rolled out in batches to residents of Lokoja, alongside many other goodies.
In his words, “Easter is here and some of my people, who have stopped working for weeks, have nothing to eat. In my own little way, I want to ensure that they smile during this celebration. ”
Hon. Jimoh Fancy has and will continue to prove that leadership is not bestowed, but is a natural instinct borne by true servitude to the masses. Lokoja, its environs and Kogi State in genera. The people of Lokoja LG home and diaspora has appreciated the man of Honoured urging him to keep the tempo and pray God for his guidance, protection, health and long live and prosperity.
Tanker Explosion: Ex- Gov Bello Aide On Students Matters Omonu Joshua Commiserates With Govt., Students, Families Of Accident Victims
The immediate past Senior Special Assistant on Students Matters to Governor Yahaya Bello, has joined his voice with that of other sympathisers to commiserate with the families of the students, Felele community who were killed during a Tanker explosion which occurred at early hours on Wednesday in Lokoja, the state capital.
Joshua in a statement he personally signed and made available to News men prayed for eternal rest of those that died in the incident and fortitude to bear the loss on part of their families as well as quick recovery for the injured.
He equally condoled the government and people of Kogi State where he hail the prompt response of the government to the scene.
Kogi Inferno: Gov Obaseki Condoles With Kogi Govt, People And Wish Them Fortitude To Bear The Loss
The newly returned Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has condoled with the government and people of Kogi State, over the tanker explosion which claimed many lives.
In the condolence message issued in Benin City, the state capital on Thursday, Obaseki said: “I condole with the government and people of Kogi State over the tanker explosion that claimed several lives.
“The explosion is an urgent reminder of the need to prioritize road and rail infrastructure development in Nigeria.”
The governor added: “Our hearts go out to families that lost persons and wish them the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.”
Just In: Another Gas Explosion Hits Lagos
A gas explosion is currently rocking one area at Iju Ishaga, Lagos State.
According to reports gathered, many of the people who involved in the incident were injured.
The Punch reports that buildings around the scene of the explosion suffered a partial collapse. As of the time of filing this report, the details of the gas explosion were sketchy An eyewitness, Ikechukwu, said, “We just heard a loud sound around 03.30 pm and we suddenly began to see smoke.
The explosion is massive and we are not sure of the casualties but many people are injured.
The spokesperson for the Lagos State Emergency Agency, Nosa Okunbor, confirmed the incident.
He disclosed that emergency fighters have arrived at the scene of the incident. “LASEMA Response Team is at Cele Bus Stop, Iju Ishaga.
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