Security of Life and Properties is the primary tasks of the State Government.
Oyo State Governor Engr. Seyi Makinde said this through the Chairman of Oyo State Minerals Development Agency Mr. Abiodun Oni during his fact finding visit to Saki West Local Government Area of the State.
The Chairman stated that security of life’s and Properties is the first need in the State hierarchy of needs to this present administration. He said concern the suspected land tremor, the State Government has commence the Scientific research through the Siosmographic center located in Ilorin to monitor and know the causes of the suspected land tremor.
He maintained that up till now, no proof that what happened is a Tremor. After which he urged all the people living in the affected areas such as: Balako, Muslim, Medina, Orire, and Oregun residential area not to panic because no imminent sign of danger to the life of the people from the suspected land tremor.
In his own remarks, Mr. Andy Friese a German Geologist stated that the sound of the suspected land tremor is natural which has no risk on the life of the people. He then urged people not to develop phobia because of the occurrence.
The residents of the affected areas then appreciate the State Governor Engr. Seyi Makinde for embacking on different kinds of Infrastructure projects in their community. They made this know through one of the community leaders Alhaji AbdulGaniy OkeAran. He also appreciate the Governor for his prompt action towards the suspected land tremor.