Delta State governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa today commiserated with victims of the fire that gutted a section of the Ogbeogonogo Market in Asaba.
Governor Okowa who visited the market to inspect the extent of damage told newsmen that the cause of the fire was still being investigated and assured the people that the state government would assist the traders affected to get back to their businesses.
According to Gov. Okowa;
“I have directed the Chairman of that section of the market to get us the documentation of those that own shops in the market so that we know how to provide them with palliatives that will get them back in business.”
A section of the Ogbeogonogo Market was early this morning of Tuesday 26th May, 2020 gutted by fire.