Kano Fire Service saves 122 lives, N81.3m in March



The Fire Service says saved 122 lives and property worth 81.3million in 116 fire incidents recorded in the state in March.

Saminu Abdullahi, Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Service, gave the figures in a statement in Kano.

however said that 20 lives were lost and property worth 39.6million destroyed fire during the period review.

“The Service responded to 88 rescue calls and 22 false alarms from residents of the state,” added.

Abdullahi attributed most of the fire incidents in the state to careless handling of cooking gas and of inferior electrical appliances.

advised residents to always handle fire with care to outbreaks. (NAN)