donation of N1 million naira to the victims in addition to relief materials made available by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) even as the governor admonished them to accept the incident in good fate.
Ekiti State government got N1.4b as October allocation even as N2.6b was the amount needed to pay salaries and subvention of institutions in the state per month.
Governor Fayose admonished the traders to endure with him during this trying time.
Relief materials which according to Mr. Said Akinyede of NEMA run into millions of naira include bags of cement, kegs of palm oil, matresses, asbestos, nails and roofing sheets.Reacting to the governor’s kind gesture, the traders thanked him for his words of encouragement, for finding time to personally talk to them as well as his gestures in cash and kind. They prayed for the success of his administration as well as God's guidance
and favour in all of his endeavours.
November 8 to be precise.