Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq, expresses sympathy over Sunday’s fire incident
Written by News Room on December 28, 2021
The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq, has expressed sympathy over Sunday’s fire incident at the Next Cash and Carry Supermarket in Abuja.
Goods and property worth billions of Naira were lost to the fire.
The minister’s Special Assistant on Media, Mrs Nneka Anibeze on Monday in Abuja quoted Farouq as decrying the rising incidents of fire disasters in the country and calling for caution to avoid repeats.
The fire at the shopping complex was reported to have been caused by electrical malfunctions.