• Fire kills 2-year old boy in Abakaliki

    Fire kills 2-year old boy in Abakaliki

    A fire incidence has burnt a 2 year-old boy and property worth millions of naira at Ekuluobia Street Kpiripiri in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi capital.

    According to reports reaching ADELOVE, the fire which started on Thursday at about 9:50 a.m. destroyed 15 rooms.

    Items destroyed by the inferno included refrigerators, mattresses, sofa, electronics, documents, among others.

    Mr Stanley Nze, a victim and caretaker of the house lamented the fire outbreak.

    “There was an electricity spark and within seconds there was fire everywhere.

    “Am the caretaker and […]

  • Fire guts Jos terminus market

    Fire guts Jos terminus market

    About 100 shops in Jos Terminus Market have been razed by fire.

    Executive Secretary, Plateau State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Alhassan Barde, said the fire which started around midnight, raged on till the early hours of Thursday.

    He said that the cause of the fire was yet to be determined, but that affected shops were consumed totally.

    “The quantity of goods destroyed is yet to be ascertained, but we have just had a meeting with officials of the Jos Terminus Marketto enable us […]