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Uyo building collapse: Hospitals discharge 50 victims

Ten hospitals and clinics internet hosting a number of victims of  final Saturday’s Reigners Worldwide Church constructing collapse, have discharged over 50 sufferers, the Nigerian Tribune learnt on Thurrsday.

Amongst these despatched dwelling from the hospitals included the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, Ekerete Udoh; the Chief Protocol, Honourable Edmond Uffang and others.

Due to the exigencies of their places of work, the affected authorities officers, it was gathered, had been discharged “to proceed their treatment and remedy at dwelling.”

In the meantime, Governor Udom, additionally on Thursday, inaugurated a panel of inquiry to unravel the thriller surrounding  the church constructing collapse.

Inaugurating the fee on the Authorities Home, Uyo, the state capital, the governor charged them to do a radical job of unraveling the rapid and distant causes of the incident and make suggestions to authorities.

The seven-member panel has Justice Umoekeyo Essang as chairman, with Mr James Utiaruk; Mr Essien Nkanga; ACP Abibo; Prophet John Linus; Mr Asuquo Okon and Mr. James Amiang as members, whereas Mrs Emem Victor Daniel of the Ministry of Justice, Uyo, will function secretary.

The fee, which begins sitting immediately, is saddled with the duty of “investigating and probing the rapid and distant causes of the collapse constructing; analyzing the roles performed by any individual, establishments and authorities, in addition to establishing the implications of such roles.“The fee may even establish and indict any individual, establishments and authorities accountable both remotely or instantly and apply acceptable sanctions.”

“Look at all of the circumstances surrounding the collapsed construction and make suggestions’.

Additionally, establishments and people affected have continued to mourn victims of the accident.

The Alumni Affiliation of the College of Uyo, that misplaced some college students within the crash, commiserated with the federal government, the church and the folks of the state.

The president of the affiliation, Professor Gabriel Umoh, described the incident as tragic and prayed for the repose of the souls of these affected and the fortitude to bear the loss by the households of these affected.

In the identical vein, the Senior Particular Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Nationwide Meeting Issues (Senate), Ita Enag, additionally commiserated with Governor Udom, Akwa Ibom and Nigeria over the tragic incident.

Sympathisers have continued to throng the scene of the accident to supply prayers for the repose of the souls of their pricey ones and for God to heal the injuries nursed by households of these affected.


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