The Enugu state command of the Nigeria police Force through its operatives of Ogui Division, has commenced a full scale investigations into the incidences of fire outbreak that occurred recently at both at Otigba Garden in Ogui axis of the sate and at I.T.C computer room Consultancy Department located at Achike Udenwa’s Complex of the Institute of management Technology.
It was however gathered that the fire incident which allegedly erupted on 25/12/17,had engulfed the roof of the complex before the arrival of the fire fighters which prevented its escalation. However some properties were said to have been destroyed by the inferno.
Similarly,that of the otigba Garden is said to have occurred in the early hours of 4/1/17 but the presence of the fire fighters made the difference as the possibility of its escalation, were prevented although properties said to be about two million,five hundred thousand naira were said to have been destroyed by the fire.
Causes of the two fire incidences yet to be ascertained, as a full scale investigations have commenced. To this end,the state command of the Nigeria Police Force has advised for members of the public to be safety conscious and to exercise all relevant safety precautions while at home,offices and business organizations to avoid any incident of inferno, which may eventually bring about loss of lives and destruction of properties.
The command further advised on those in the habit of burning of bushes and refuse within surroundings to exercise caution giving to the fact that some areas are almost inflammable due to the dry season and is capable of triggering escalation of fire incidences if not well checked.
Source: Coal City Connect