22 Shops Razed By Fire In Kano
No fewer that 22 shop were on Thursday morning razed by fire at Yankatako market in Kano State
Any eye witness disclosed that the fire started from one of the shops in the market around 3am.
The source said, “If not for non-availability of water, the fire could have been quenched by the sympathizers who stormed the area shortly after the fire started.”
The market, situated at Rijiyar Lemo in Fagge local government area of Kano state, is special for the sale of all types of wood, Daily Trust report.
The Public Relations Officer of the Kano State Fire Service Department, Sa’idu Muhammad Yahaya, said the service had received a distress call from Rijiyar Lemo area regarding the fire outbreak and men of the fire service were mobilised to the scene.
He said investigation was on to determine the cause of the fire, after which details would be made public.