Fire guts accounts section of Ebonyi government house

The accounts section of the Ebonyi Government House was on Friday gutted by fire which disrupted activities within the complex. No life was reported lost in the fire which started around 9 a.m. Dr Kenneth Ugbala, Senior Special Assistant to Gov. David Umahi on Internal Security, told newsmen that it took the combined efforts of……

POWA shopping mall in Benin razed by fire

A fire gutted the POWA Plaza located on Etete Road in Benin on Monday evening destroying goods and properties worth millions of naira. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the POWA Plaza is owned and managed by the Police Officers Wives Association (POWA). Mrs Elkanah Ayuba, the Acting Chairperson of the association, confirmed……

Banky W’s Lekki House Involved In Fire Accident

Nigerian singer, Banky W’s Lekki house was reported to have suffered a fire incident in the early hours of today, Tuesday, 28th February, 2017. The Nigerian singer’s home in Lekki Phase 1 was reported to have recorded a fire incident which resulted from an air conditioner. Luckily, the singer was at home at the time……

Fire guts Kuje Market, destroys goods worth N10m – Official

Twenty shops and goods worth N10 million were destroyed by fire on Friday morning at the Kuje Market in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Mr Duda Ismahil, the Vice-Chairman, Kuje Area Council, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the incident was a disaster and economic loss to the traders. He said that the……

Man nabbed for setting family house on fire killing 5 of his relatives

A 26-year-old suspect identified as Monday Daniel is now cooling his heels in police net after setting his family house located in Budo Alaka village in Kisi area of Oyo State on fire. Five members of his family who were asleep in the house perished in the inferno. Recounting the circumstances that led to Daniel’s…

Man sets Family House on Fire, Kills Baby and Four Others

Police in Oyo state have arrested a man who allegedly set his family house on fire, while the occupants were asleep.Five members of the family, four of them children, including an eight-month-old baby, died. The incident happened in Budo Alaka village in Kisi area of Oyo State around 2.35 a.m on Sunday. SP Adekunle Ajisebutu,……

Early morning fire razes company property in Lagos

The management of Rida National Plastics Company Ltd, Oshodi, Lagos is counting its loses after an early morning fire destroyed its property worth millions of Naira on Sunday. A Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) who visited the scene of the fire reports that officials of the Lagos State Fire Service Department battled……

Fire Ravages Shops in Lugbe Abuja

A fire incident at Lugbe Abuja Fire  broke out at the Building Materials Market in Lugbe Abuja, razing down many shops, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The popular market is adjacent to the Federal Housing Estate, Lugbe, on Airport Road in the nation’s capital. The financial worth of building materials destroyed in the…

Airplane About To Take Off Bursts Into Flames At JFK Airport

A plane reportedly caught fire as it was about to take off from the JFK Airport. The Argentina Airlines plane went up in flames as the engine caught fire with a loud bang. Fire crew however rushed to the scene of the incident which was called in by the pilot of the aircraft which was……