President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday, sent condolences to people and government of Rivers State, and families of the deceased, over the loss of lives after a 7-storey building collapsed.
Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media & Publicity, made the statement available in Abuja.
“The President shares in the grief with families who lost loved ones, and prays for the recuperation of those that sustained injuries.
“President Buhari commends the State Government for the urgent steps taken to unravel the cause of the accident, provide healthcare for victims and ensure safety in the future.
“The President prays that the almighty God will comfort all those who lost loved ones, and grant grace of quick recovery to the injured,” it said.