The Executive Governor of Bauchi State, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed Kauran Bauchi has visited the scene of the Sabuwar Kasuwa inferno.
Governor Bala who sympathised with the victims, directed for the release of instant funds for assistance.
He assured the victims of his administration’s plan to modernizing markets across the State adding that the State Government will consider restructuring the Sabuwar Kasuwa.
Governor Bala while sympathizing with the victims urged them to consider the incident as an act of Allah the Almighty.
A statement issued by Lawal Muazu Bauchi, the New Media Aide to the governor, earlier, a Director at the Bauchi State Emergency Management Agency, Kabiru Yusuf Kobi said over 25 shops were affected as a result of the inferno which burnt to ashes properties worth millions of naira.
Kobi said the SEMA has conducted an assessment of the loss for proper intervention.
Governor Bala was accompanied by the State PDP Chairman, Alhaji Hamza Koshe Akuyam, Deputy Speaker, BAHA Honorable Dallami Ahmed Kawule, Honorable Commissioners among others.