Gov. Babangida Aliyu of Niger State has condoled with those injured at a collapsed pavilion during a rally on Saturday in Minna.
Mr Israel Ebije, Chief Press Secretary to Aliyu, disclosed this during the governor’s visit to some victims at the IBB Specialist Hospital, Minna.
“As the Chief host, the governor feels highly concerned on the sad incident during the rally.
“As usual with the Chief Servant (Aliyu), he is going round the hospitals to commiserate with our visitors. The medical bills will be footed by the state.
“Some of the victims of the unfortunate incident have been discharged, while the others are still receiving treatment”, he said.
Many dignitaries were involved in the collapsed pavilion during the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria North central rally in support of President Goodluck Jonathan for 2015. (NAN)