Zamfara State Government has paid over twenty seven million naira full compensation to sixty seven traders of Tudun Wada Central Market affected by fire outbreak
Tudun Wada Central Market in Gusau, the Zamfara state Capital was gutted by fire as a result of electrical fault in March this year
Distributing the cash to the affected traders, the Commissioners of Finance Sufiyan Bashir Yuguda said all those affected by the fire were fully compensated.
He said the affected traders were screened by a committee set up by the state government comprises of the traders union and the government
According to him, the traders were giving the compensation according to what they loss to the inferno
He urge the traders to use the money to revive their businesses for the economy growth of their respective families and the state at large
On her part, the Zamfara state Commissioner of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management Fa’ika Ahmad said government is committed to rebuilding the affected part of the market
She appeal to the traders to avoid wrong electrical wiring and illegal structures that will cause them damages in the future
Responding, some of the traders commended the state government for the prompt assistance, describing it as a show of love by the state Governor Bello Matawalle
They assured of their readiness to continue to support the state government in its efforts to restore peace in the state for economy activities to strive.