BreakingNews 25/7/16: Fire guts Kano`s Sabon-Gari market again

[ Masterweb Reports ] - An early morning fire razed the famous Sabon-Gari market in Kano, also known as Muhammadu Abubakar Rimi, four months after it was destroyed by the biggest fire outbreak in the country.

The fire which started in the early hours of Saturday when traders and marketers were getting ready to leave for the market for business, destroyed goods worth N2trillion.


Adamu Kofar Mazugal, a resident who witnessed the fire said: "The fire started at about 4 to 5 am in Gida Maggi section of the market where foodstuffs are sold. We saw a thick smoke coming out from the foodstuffs section and we quickly alerted the fire fighters ".


Foodstuffs such as garri, beans, beverages as well as other commodities and properties were burnt according to Mazugal.


*Photo Caption - Cross section of some parts of Sabon-Gari market destroyed by fire.


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