The Chairman, Committee on Works, House of Representatives and member representing Egbeda/Ona-Ara Federal Constituency, Hon Akin Alabi, expresses deep condolences and heartfelt sympathies to the victims and families affected by yesterday’s tragic explosion in Ibadan.
The explosion which occurred yesterday, Tuesday, January 16, 2024, has left a profound impact on parts of Ibadan, causing immense grief and distress. Hon Akin Alabi acknowledges the pain and suffering experienced by those affected and stands in solidarity with the residents of Ibadan during this challenging time.
In a statement, Hon Akin Alabi stated, “My thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families affected by the devastating explosion in Ibadan. This is a moment of immense sorrow for our community, and we must come together to support those in need and work towards the recovery and rebuilding process.”
While the cause of the explosion is still being ascertained, Hon Akin Alabi has been actively engaged with local authorities and relief organizations to ensure that swift and comprehensive assistance reaches those affected by the tragedy. He emphasizes the importance of unity and cooperation in the face of adversity, urging Ibadan residents to stand strong together.
As part of his commitment to aiding recovery efforts, Hon Akin Alabi is coordinating with relevant stakeholders to provide financial support, medical assistance, and essential supplies to the affected individuals and families.
The office of Hon Akin Alabi encourages the public to join in the relief efforts by contributing to the ongoing initiatives aimed at alleviating the suffering of those affected by the explosion.