Tanker Explosion: President Buhari Condoles with Benue People
President Muhammadu Buhari condoles with the government and people of Benue State over the tanker explosion that left several people dead in Agatu Local Government Area of the State.
Commiserating with families of the victims, the President said he's worried by the frequency of tanker explosion incidents on public roads or residential areas.
He said Nigerian road traffic authorities and transportation ministries should urgently address the menace.
In a statement, the senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity, Garba SHEHU said the president Buhari noted that public safety should not be compromised under any circumstances, the President calls for strict adherence to safety standards and procedures, and the rules should be enforced without fear or favour.