Personnel of the fire service putting out the fire. Photo: Ali Rabiu
An inferno has gutted a storey building in Omupo, Ifelodun Local Government Area of Kwara State.
Radio Nigeria gathered that the incident occurred at a Mini-Estate in the afternoon.
It was learnt that before the arrival of the men of the state fire service, two flats had been burnt.
Leader of the firefighters said the fire was caused by unmonitored bush buring.
Director, Kwara State Fire Service, Prince John Falade urged the general public to apply safety precautions in using fire for domestic purposes especially during the harmattan.
Reporting by Ali Rabiu; editing by Muzha Kucha