Senator Stella Oduah, representing Anambra North Senatorial District has condoled with the victims of the Nnewi fire outbreak.
The Lawmaker described the incident as tragic and disheartening just at the eve of Christmas celebration.
She commiserated with the affected families and prayed for the peaceful repose of the victims.
"This is a tragic incident and a huge loss to various families, Nnewi indigenes, Chicason Group and Anambra people at large.
"I pray that the good Lord will accept the souls of the victims and grant them eternal rest."
Oduah also sympathised with the Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano and Traditional Rulers of Nnewi.
She urged the people to be vigilant and take precautionary measures at all times, while noting that God who is all knowing cannot be questioned.
On Thursday, 24th December 2015 a fire outbreak erupted at the Chicason Gas Plant a subsidiary of the Chicason Group of Companies leaving many dead.
Press Secretary to Senator Stella Oduah