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Dry season: Enugu govt donates fast response autos to state fireplace service

The administration of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on Tuesday, handed over 4 fast response autos and a 12,000-liter capability water tanker it newly bought, to the State Fireplace Service, to assist operations of the fire-fighting company within the state, particularly this dry season.

Handing over the utility autos to the State Chief Fireplace Officer, Engr. Okwudiri Daniel Ohaa, on behalf of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, the Secretary to the State Authorities (SSG), Prof. Simon Uchenna Ortuanya, disclosed that the state authorities procured the autos “to boost the work of the Enugu State Fireplace Service”.

Prof. Ortuanya famous that Gov. Ugwuanyi’s administration, in recognition of the significance of an efficient and environment friendly fireplace service in safeguarding lives and property, had earlier constructed 5 extremely fashionable fireplace service stations throughout the three senatorial districts of the state, after 56 years such life-saving infrastructure have been constructed within the state.

The SSG added that the state authorities had additionally procured 5 IVM fire-fighting vans for the 5 fireplace service stations, stressing that the newly procured fast response autos and the water tanker handed over to the company have been well timed in view of the harmattan season.

“It’s subsequently, to the glory of God and within the curiosity of our state and humanity that I, on behalf of His Excellency, the Governor of Enugu State, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, inaugurate these fast response autos and in addition carry out the formal hand over of those autos to the Enugu State Fireplace Service”, Prof. Ortuanya mentioned.

Responding, the Chief Fireplace Officer, Engr. Ohaa expressed the company’s deep appreciation to Gov. Ugwuanyi for “the kind of consideration His Excellency is paying to us to make sure that we discharge our duties successfully, professionally and effectively”, saying: “There’s by no means a time we acquired such a help prior to now”.

Engr. Ohaa who disclosed that the state authorities has authorized the procurement of extra water tanker for the State Fireplace Service, promised the governor and the individuals of Enugu State that the fire-fighting company is not going to disappoint them however “will do our greatest to guarantee that lives and property of our individuals are protected”.

The Chief Fireplace Officer had earlier within the day led his crew to Ogbete Essential Market, Enugu and Timber Market in graduation of the scheduled public enlightenment marketing campaign within the markets to sensitize merchants on stop fireplace outbreak throughout this dry season. A mini fire-fighting truck was stationed at Ogbete Essential Market, Enugu, by the company, Engr. Ohaa additional disclosed.