80-year-old woman dies in Kwara fire incident

Written by on February 20, 2023

The body of an 80-year-old woman affected in a building gutted by fire in Ilorin, Kwara State, has been recovered.

The Kwara State Fire Service disclosed the fire incident occurred at number 43 Adegboye Street behind the Federal Secretariat, Fate area, Ilorin, Ilorin East Local Government.

The state fire service confirmed the incident in a statement signed by the Head, Media and Publicity of the service, Hassan Adekunle as the fire involved a storey building of about 16 bedrooms. Eight bedrooms were completely razed as a result of the inferno.

The state fire service disclosed that the total estimated property saved at the incident was valued at about 62.8 million naira while the estimated property lost was valued at 17.2 million naira.

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