B.I Bashir Sympathizes With Kwari/Kurmi Markets Flood Victims, Calls Government To Swing Into Action

ENGR. Bashir Ishaq Bashir, the Kano State Gubernatorial Candidate of the Labour Party (LP) commiserates with hundreds of victims whose shops and businesses were submerged by the devastating floods which ravaged Kwari and Kurmi Markets of the Kano Metropolis.

Engr. Bashir I. Bashir expressed his deep sympathy over the disaster and admonished the victims to accept the incident in good faith, confide in the Almighty Allah and seek solace from Him.

Engr. Bashir said the devastation caused by the floods to businesses was really worrisome to all.

“I really feel so sad over the situation, God knows why and nobody can question that. It is an unprecedented disaster. The incident has happened and the government should make efforts to provide the victims with all the possible help.” he averred.

He noted that the current Ganduje-led government in the state had failed in managing canals and other water channels, which he said had contributed to the current flooding in the state.

It is our greatest wish that the people of the state will express their anger through the ballot boxes in 2023,” he said.

He urged the people to vote in people-oriented government that will provide, to salvage the state and bring succour to the people living therein.

Engr. Bashir I. Bashir advised Governor Ganduje to swing into concrete action at ameliorating effects of the torrential rain on the people of Kano State and their commercial activities, “which remain the backbone of the prosperity of the state”.

“One will be forced to ask, for how long do we have to wait for apologies and excuses before a government is prepared and had adequately put in place men and machineries to ensure that Kano State is flood free?

“The devastating effects of the floods is so much that one cannot ignore the affected citizens,” he added.

In a similar vein, Engr. Bashir has also commiserated with the families of victims of collapsed building at Beirut Road GSM Market in Kano today.

He described the incident as a tragic occurrence, and prayed to Allah SWT to comfort their families and grant repose of the souls of those that died and also prayed for quick healing for the injure.