Nollywood actress, filmmaker, and box office queen, Funke Akindele has reacted to the explosion in Ibadan, Oyo State.
Glamsquad recalls that on Tuesday night, 16th January 2024, an explosion rocked the city of Ibadan leaving many residents in panic.
According to reports, properties were destroyed as a result of the explosion, however, the number of casualties is not yet known.
The Governor of the state, Seyi Makinde stated that preliminary investigations by security agencies revealed that the explosion was caused by explosive devices stored by illegal miners.
Taking to her Instagram page, Funke Akindele expressed that the videos depicting the incident left her speechless. She extended her condolences to the victims of the explosion.
She offered prayers for strength from God to cope with the profound loss, emphasizing her thoughts and support during this challenging period. She expressed her hope that they find the resilience and healing required to navigate through the difficult times.
My deepest condolences to everyone affected by the explosion in Ibadan. What I have seen since last night is beyond words, and I pray that God gives everyone affected the fortitude to bear this unimaginable loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time and I hope you find the strength and healing you need in the days ahead. Amen”.