BY OLORUNFERANMI ODOFIN
Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has advised personnel of fire service to be proactive and ensure their equipments are always ready for emergency situations
Governor Akeredolu gave the advice while receiving the state controller of the service in Akure, Ondo State Capital
Referring to the recent fire disaster at Obanla area of Akure metropolis, Governor Akeredolu stressed the need for the service to always buckle up for fire disasters.
Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu explained that efforts had been put in place to ensure enough fire fighting equipment despite the current limited resources in the state
Earlier, the state controller of fire service, Cletus Mackppers had lamented the current inadequate fire fighting apparatus in the state calling for timely intervention by government.
Controller Mackppers said fire rescuing appliances were usually being brought from neighbouring states and this was hampering effective service delivery.