Fire razes 7 shops, destroys property worth millions of naira in Nasarawa - NEWS FRONTIER DAILY


Sunday, October 1, 2023

Fire razes 7 shops, destroys property worth millions of naira in Nasarawa

 More than 7 shops with property estimated at millions of naira  have been gutted by fire  at Tamma near the Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa, in Nasarawa State. 

It was gathered that the fire incident began at about 3am Saturday, spreading across several shops and  continued  for hours  before the intervention of the men of the fire service as well as   sympathisers.

This is the second time in the last three months similar incident is occuring destroying   property worth over 10 million naira  at the yam market in Nasarawa town.

An eye witness told our Correspondent  that  the fire had destroyed  most of the property in the building before the arrival of the fire men who only succeeded in putting off the inferno 
“The fire began around 3am on Saturday and  destroyed property worth millions of naira before Sympathizers and fire service personnel arrived at the scene of the incident"

As at the time of filling this report, the causes of the inferno  was  yet to be ascertained. but the Information officer of Nasarawa local government area, Yahaya Abdulrahman, who confirmed the incident to our correspondent on telephone, sympathized with the victims.

Abdulrahman  however, called on traders and other shop owners to put  off their electrical appliances  when closing from the shops to avoid fire incidences in the area.

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