Abuja - Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has
mourned the passing of schoolchildren after a building collapsed in Plateau
The facility collapsed on Sunday night at Abu’iman
Primary and Secondary school in Gero area of Bukuru Jos South Local Government
Abubakar expressed his condolences to their families and
prayed for those who sustained injuries in the incident.
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“I am deeply saddened to hear that 10 kids died in Jos
after their school building collapsed. They only wanted to learn," he
"My heartfelt condolences to their families who must
be going through so much pain. May God comfort them, and heal those who
sustained injuries,” Abubakar said.
He called on development control departments of various
governments to ensure engineers and builders adhered to building codes to avoid
- CAJ News