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Gov. Orji commiserates with victims of gen set fumes tragedy

By Anayo Okoli

UMUAHIA — ABIA State governor, Chief Theodore Orji, has sympathised with members of the Young Peoples Christian Fellowship involved in generator fumes incident which left a six-year-old boy dead.

The incident occurred at 8, Eziukwu Road, Aba, Friday night during a prayer vigil by some people from Ututu in Arochukwu Local Government Area of the state.
Governor Orji, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Charles Ajunwa, said he received the sad news with shock, adding that he had been praying for their quick recovery.

Orji, who is currently on overseas  trip, had directed his deputy to visit the place and hospitals where the victims are receiving treatment.
He commended the prompt treatment given to victims to save their lives by some good samaritans, including medical personnel, and enjoined the people to continue to be their brother’s keeper.


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