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Five-year-old boy burnt to death in Edo

A yet-be-identified boy has been burnt to death in Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State. The incident was said to have occurred on Ijorgbor Street, off Upper Sokponba road in Benin, the state capital. It was learnt that the…

‘No life was was lost in Nigerian Breweries fire’

The management of Nigerian Breweries has said that no life was lost in the fire that gutted the company on Christmas Day. In a statement issued on Sunday by its Corporate Affairs Adviser, Mr Kufre Ekanem, said the inferno affected some…

Xmas fire destroys buildings, property in Edo

Tragedy struck on Friday when fire razed four buildings on First East Circular Road in Benin, the Edo State capital. It was gathered that the fire occurred at about 12:00pm, when many Christians were still attending the Christmas…

Breaking: Navy market on fire in Delta State

A mini market popularly known as Navy Market along refinery road in Delta State is on fire. The fire started last night and still on at the time of filing this report. The cause of the fire is not known at the moment Details later.

Fire guts Kano school, kills seven pupils

Seven pupils of Government Girls’ Secondary School, Jogana in Gezawa Local Government Area of Kano State, have been killed after one of the school hostels went up in flames. It was learnt that 25 others sustained varying degrees of…

Breaking: Fed ministry of education on fire

There is currently a fire outbreak at the Federal Ministry of Education in the Federal Secretariat, Abuja. It is difficult to ascertain the cause of the fire as the place and its environs are in confusion. The fire, which was said to…

Fire guts Uselu market in Benin

Tragedy struck at the popular Uselu market on Ugbowo road, ‎Egor Local Government Area of Edo State, following a fire outbreak which gutted a section of the market. It was gathered that the inferno, which started at about 8.30pm on…

Fire guts NIS headquarters

A section of the Nigeria Immigration Service headquarters in Sauka, Abuja was destroyed by fire on Tuesday afternoon. Federal Fire Service Public Relations Officer, Biodun Obisesan said the fire outbreak started some minutes after 12 pm.…

Fire razes NNPC neighbour’s house in Ibadan

A building with about 100 rooms was razed at the NNPC area of Ibadan on Thursday with property worth millions of naira destroyed. One of the occupants, Ajani Olawale, said the fire started from one of the rooms, adding that no life was…