FIRE RAZES KANO MARKET
An inferno has razed properties worth millions, at some improvised shops and the upper building of old Savannah Bank at Singer market, Kano state.
The fire service agency received a distress call at 0218hrs that there was fire outbreak at Singer market, Fagge Local government area.
on receiving the information, personnel and firefighting vehicles were deployed immediately to the scene of the incident.
Meanwhile, several temporary shops were completely razed by the fire, however, the fire service are yet to ascertain the cause and accurate number of shops affected.
On March 1, the popular market Kurmi in Kano was also gutted by fire, which led to the destruction of about 80 shops and properties worth millions of naira.
Similarly, fire on Wednesday, March 8, destroyed 19 shops and a mosque at the Rimi Market in Kano Municipal Local Government Area.