The Transition Committee Chairman of Awka North Local Government Area, Comrade ThankGod Anago has appealed to the people of the council area to desist from indiscriminate bush burning.
Angel Network News reports that Anago who made this known while speaking in Awka, noted that bush burning in this excruciating harmattan season is disastrous and could lead to unimaginable inferno.
Comrade Anago who regretted the fire outbreak that burnt a four-bedroom bungalow recently in Urum community of Awka North, warned people to do away with all inflammable materials and objects at this time to avert fire disasters.
The Awka North Mayor appealed to all the good spirited individuals and organizations to join hands in ensuring that the family whose house was burnt in Urum have a new lease of life.
He commended Governor Chukwuma Soludo for his massive support to the Anambra State Fire Service, which he said has enhanced the operational capacity of the fire fighters as well as efficiency in service delivery.
Comrade Anago further called on Ndi Anambra to be fire and safety conscious at all times to ensure that fire outbreaks do not derail the speed at which governor Soludo is developing all sectors of the state economy simultaneously.