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March 19, 2024

Wamakko sympathises with traders at Sokoto motorcycle market gutted by fire

Some of the affected items included motorcycles, bicycles, and herbal medicine worth millions of naira.

Aliyu Wamakko
May 21, 2023

Two critically injured as bus rams into petrol tanker in Kogi

The bus was heading to Lokoja from Abuja on Sunday morning but lost control and rammed into the tanker on the other lane.

April 14, 2023

18,000 cows killed in deadliest ever U.S. farm fire

Investigators believed the fire might have started with a machine referred to as a “honey badger”, which he described as a “vacuum that sucks the manure and water out”.

Dead burnt cows
March 27, 2023

Two seriously injured as fire breaks out in Berlin retirement home

Following the rescue, the fire brigade tried to resuscitate the victims, as they were thought to be suffering from smoke inhalation.

Fire fighters at retirement home in Berlin's Neu Hohenschönhausen
December 26, 2022

Timber traders seek investigation as inferno consumes market in Imo

The actual cause and losses of the inferno, which started at about 1:30 a.m. on December 24, is yet to be ascertained.

Timber market (on Wethedral road in Owerri) used to illustrate story.
December 2, 2022

19 died, N36 million property destroyed in Kano blazing inferno: Fire Service

Mr Abdullahi said the service responded to 44 rescue calls and 16 false alarms from residents of the state.

Kano Fire Service truck
July 29, 2022

Over 220 firefighters battle inferno in German national park

Seven firefighting helicopters are currently battling the flames that have affected some 250 hectares of the forested area.