The Management and Residents of Quaan-Pan Local Government Area in Plateau state, have welcomed the planting season with devastating experience as rainstorm destroy several houses and other properties in the Local Government Headquarters and it environs.
The Executive Chairman of the Council, Hon. Abdulmalik Yusuf Haruna, who personally went round some of the affected structures to ascertain the level of damage, sympathized with the victims, admonishing them to accept the incident as an act of God.
Hon. Abdulmalik stated that the Local Government Authority will take necessary steps to attract support from government agencies and private hands.
The incident which occurred during one of the early rains on Saturday May 1, 2021, affected government structures such as the Legislative Chamber, Some Departmental Offices, some Staff Quarters, the NYSC Lodge, the Nigerian Police Force Divisional Headquarters, the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) Divisional Office, the Magistrate Court building, the Local Education Authority office, and Classroom blocks at Government Primary and Secondary Schools.
Also affected are group and private structures including; the newly roofed NUT Club building, Private Primary and Secondary Schools, Shopping Malls, and several residential buildings, as well as economic trees, among others.