Kogi: State Assembly Complex razed down by fire.
An early morning fire outbreak has rased down Kogi state House of Assembly complex.
Kogi state Commissioner for Information, Kinsley Fanwo, announced in a press statement, confirming the ugly incident.
” This is to inform the people of Kogi State and indeed Nigerians that the Kogi State House of Assembly has been razed down by fire.
“The sad occurrence happened in the early hours of Monday 10th October, 2022.” He stated.
Though the cause of the inferno has not been ascertained, the Commissioner, disclosed that security and technical experts are currently working hard to unravel the cause(s).
He explained that the inferno has caused significant damage to the Complex, no life was lost.
The State Government will inform the general public of findings as they unfold, he said.
” We urge the general public to be calm, law abiding and resist the temptation of being lawless as the Government is capable of dealing with the likely outcome of the investigations”, Fanwo promised.
According to the Commissioner, the State Government will also make provision for temporary arrangements to ensure legislative business is not completely halted as a result of the unfortunate incident.