In a poignant response to the recent and tragic explosion that shook Adeyi Street in Old Bodija, Former Special Adviser to Governor Seyi Makinde on Local Government and Chieftaincy Matters, Hon. Adeniyi Adeyinka Kazim Bibire, has extended his heartfelt condolences to the victims and their families.
The incident, which left the community in shock, has prompted Bibire to commend the rapid and compassionate measures taken by Governor Seyi Makinde in response to the explosion
Hon. Bibire, in acknowledging Governor Makinde’s swift visitation to the scene and his display of empathy towards the victims, lauded the governor as a true leader who not only comprehends the essence of leadership but also acts decisively in times of crisis. This commendation comes as a testament to the state’s commitment to the well-being of its citizens.
During his visit to the site of the explosion, Bibire, visibly moved by the extent of the damage, emphasized the colossal nature of the tragedy.
He took a moment to extend his deepest sympathies to the residents of Ward 10 in Ibadan North, where the unfortunate incident occurred. In a sincere plea to the community and the entire population of Ibadan and Oyo State, Bibire urged caution, advising against the storage of explosives within homes due to the inherent risks involved.
Bibire’s message goes beyond a mere expression of sorrow; it is a call to action for increased awareness and preventive measures to avert such calamities in the future. The former special adviser, drawing attention to the significance of community safety, stressed the importance of collective responsibility in preventing similar incidents.
In this challenging time, Bibire extended his heartfelt commiseration not only to Governor Seyi Makinde but also to the people of Ibadan and the residents of Ibadan North Local Government.
His message is one of solidarity and empathy, resonating with the shared grief of a community grappling with the aftermath of a devastating event.
As part of his closing remarks, Bibire offered fervent prayers for the speedy recovery of the injured and invoked blessings for the souls of those who tragically lost their lives, hoping they find eternal peace.
The former special adviser’s comprehensive response highlights the need for a united front in the face of adversity and the importance of proactive measures to ensure the safety and well-being of all citizens.