Trump: America Will Confront Hurricane Irma, Others


Anayo Okolie

U.S. President Donald Trump has assured that America would confront the Hurricane disasters and other challenges currently facing the country.

Trump, who gave the assurance in a tweet and his weekly address to the country saturday, pointed out that Hurricane Irma was of epic proportion.

The States of Alabama, Georgia, Florida and South Carolina have declared states of emergency while about seven million people are being evacuated.

“We will confront any challenge, no matter how strong the winds or high the water. I’m proud to stand with Presidents for #OneAmericaAppeal.

“Hurricane Irma is of epic proportion, perhaps bigger than we have ever seen. Be safe and get out of its way, if possible. Federal Government is ready! Trump tweeted.

The president who has approved 15 billion-dollar disaster fund, said his administration was working closely to assist those in need.

“As Hurricane Irma approaches, my Administration is working closely with our state and local partners to help save lives, protect families, and assist those in need.

“This is a storm of absolutely historic destructive potential. I ask everyone in the storm’s path to be vigilant, and to heed all recommendations from government officials and law enforcement.
“Nothing is more import