Trending News
Wednesday, 22 May
Fashion/Lifestyle

Fire Guts Private Radio Station

08 March

A private radio station, Kpakpando FM, Mbaukwu, located in Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra State has been gutted by Fire. 

Confirming the incident, State Fire Chief, Engr Martin Agbili said some equipment and other parts of the building were saved through quick response of his men.

The incident, which was said to have occurred around 9.30pm on Thursday, was said to have affected the office building with its studio equipment partly burnt.

Ibadan Media gathered that no life was lost in the inferno and the cause is yet to be ascertained.

According to Engr. Martin: “At about 2139hrrs (9.39pm) of Thursday 07-03-2024, Anambra State Fire Service, received a distressed call of a fire outbreak at KPAKPANDO FM, MBAUKWU.

“Immediately we deployed our fire truck and gallant Firefighters to the scene of fire. We fought, controlled and extinguished the fire.

“The cause of the fire is unknown. The office building with its studio equipment was partly burnt while some equipment and other parts of the building were saved.

“We withdrew from the fire scene at about 2318hrs (11.18pm).”

  • Previous Post

    Sango Fire Outbreak: Senator Sympathies With Victi..

Leave A Reply

Similar Stories

Stay Connected With Us