Maiduguri Market Inferno Destroys Goods Worth Millions Of Naira
Properties worth millions of naira were on Sunday morning consumed by a raging inferno at the Maiduguri Monday Market.
Fire Guts Maiduguri Market
The fire incident left many traders distraught as their properties were destroyed in the disaster.
Reports say eyewitnesses account disclosed that the fire started around between 2 and 3 am.
Reports also say no life was lost in the tragic incident.
Governor Banagana Zulum of Borno State who visited the scene was said to have been pelted with stones by angry youths and traders despite the tight security attached to him.
The angry youths were also said to have pulled down posters of the state governor and politicians while screaming “Ba muso, bamuso” (we don’t want, we don’t want).
The police rapid response squad and the military shot into the air to disperse the angry crowd while also throwing teargas.
In other news, Kanyi Daily reported that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Council (PCC) Chairman in Rivers State, Senator Lee Maeba has delivered all the polling units in his community for the presidential candidate of his party, Atiku Abubakar.