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Saraki donates N1 million to victims of Kawara fire disaster

15 December 2014, 10:21

Kwara - A chieftain of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara, Gbemisola Saraki, on Sunday donated N1 million to the victims of November 3 fire disaster in Bode Saadu in Moro Local Government area of the state.

A total of 14 people died in the incident with several houses and properties worth millions of naira destroyed in the inferno.

Saraki, who was represented by Yinusa Afolabi, condoled with the only survivor and families of the victims.

She described the incident as an 'act of God'.

Also read: Jonathan commended over N250m donation to fire victims

Saraki prayed for the repose of those who lost their lives in the inferno.

The donation came two days after Saraki lost the PDP ticket for the 2015 gubernatorial ticket in Kwara.

Earlier in his address of welcome, Idowu Adekanbi, the Secretary of the Sabo community, applauded Saraki for the gesture.

Adekanbi said that only one person out of the 15 victims survived the incident.


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