The Deputy Chief Whip of Oginigba Youth Association in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area, of Rivers State, Engr. Dike Chika has listed the dangers of parking vehicles close to any weak structures, especially fences.
Chika who said this in an execulsive interview with The Tide at Oginigba Town Hall in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area last Sunday, said that the collapse of a fence in the area which destroyed three new vehicles was a great loss to the owners.
He expressed sympathy to the owners of the damaged vehicles and urged them to take heart for the loss caused by the accident,stressing the need for building engineers to avoid the use of poor quality materials. One of the victims, Mr Chuku Valentine expressed pains over the condition of his vehicles which he said were seriously damaged and would require a lot of money to repair.
Also speaking with The Tide, another victim, Mr Ikechi Ahia noted the danger involved in parking close to a weak fence, adding that the risk and damages were enormous. Ahia noted earlier that the damaged cars would put untold financial demand on their owners.