Reacting to the assement visit by NEMA, Senator Folarin expressed gratitude to the Federal Government’s swift responses to his request letters on Akesan, Sasa and Agodi Markets.
Senator Folarin further advised traders to observe fire safety measures in Oyo State markets in order to prevent fire outbreaks.
Recall that Senator Folarin, on 6th of April 2021, visited Agodi Gate Auto Parts Market not only to sympathise with the victims but also to pledge personal and FG’s supports towards rebuilding the market.
The Oyo Central senator expressed his readiness to personally support the victims. He also assured the market leaders that he would facilitate FG’s intervention through National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) towards rebuilding of the razed market.
The three-term senator inspected the market alongside ex Oyo State Commissioner for Environment -Barr. Lowo Obisesan; ex TCTC chairman, Alhaji Shina Alabi; acting State Secretary of APC, Hon. Mojeed Olaoya; ex Chief Whip of Oyo State House of Assembly, Hon. Murphy Adigun; Alhaji Audu Marafa; Alhaji Kayode Adanla; ex council chairman Hon. Akeem Olatunji Olatunji Akogun; Alhaji Yinka Folarin; Otunba Wahid Olawale; Hon. Yinka Taiwo and among others.