Fire Disaster: Akinyele Traders Solicit Assistance from Oyo Govt.
Traders at Akinyele Trailer Park Market Ibadan, want the State Government to come to their aid as a result of fire disaster that gutted the market early Wednesday morning.
The Acting Chairman, Akinyele Trader Park Market, Yoruba leader, Engr Ganiyu Isola made the appeal on behalf of the traders in the market in a chat with Radio Nigeria.
Engr. Isola explained that the fire disaster had subjected the traders numbering up to 61 in the market to untold hardship.
Also speaking, the secretary and chief imam of the market, Mallam Sani Yusuf recounted the huge loss the traders had incurred as their goods and properties were totally destroyed.
Mallam Yusuf however expressed gratitude to Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state for his pro-active effort alongside the chairmen of Akinyele Local Government and his counterpart in Akinyele East Local Government for their sympathy visit.
Property worth 40 million naira was destroyed in the fire disaster.