Senator Sharafadeen Alli (APC-Oyo South) has expressed deepest condolences and heartfelt sympathies to the families of the victims affected by the tragic explosion that occurred in the Bodija area of Ibadan on Tuesday night.
This is contained in a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media, Mr Akeem Abas and made available to newsmen on Wednesday in Ibadan.
The statement said that the lawmaker was deeply saddened by the loss of lives and the devastation caused by this unfortunate incident.
Alli emphasised the need for urgent support and assistance to the affected families during this difficult time.
He called on relevant government agencies, emergency responders, and community leaders to collaborate in providing immediate relief as well as necessary resources to the victims and their families.
Alli also urged the government to conduct a thorough investigation into the cause of the explosion to prevent future occurrences and ensure the safety of residents in the area.
He emphasised the importance of implementing stringent safety measures and regulations to prevent such incidents and protect the lives and properties of the people.
The lawmaker encouraged the affected families to stay strong and resilient in the face of this tragedy.
He assured them that he would work tirelessly with relevant authorities to ensure that justice was served and necessary measures taken to prevent similar incidents in the future.
Alli called on the entire community to come together in support of the affected families, offering prayers, comfort, and any possible assistance.
He urged everyone to prioritise safety and remain vigilant to prevent any further tragedies.
The lawmaker said that together, as a united community, they can overcome this difficult time and rebuild stronger than before.