The Acting Controller General of the Federal Fire Service, Dr. Karebo Samson has cautioned Nigerians against illegal bunkering.
A statement by the Service Public Relations Officer, ACF Abraham Paul, says the act of illegal bunkering is not only economic sabotage but has led to the death of many perpetrators of the horrible act.
While condoling with families of the youths that lost their lives in the fire at an illegal bunkering site in Abaeza, Ohaji- Egbema, Imo State, it also calls on parents to always warn their children against involvement in the act.
The statement advises Nigerians to avoid acts that could be catastrophic to their lives and that safety must be a top priority in every practical activity.
Reporting by Halima Idris, editing by Daniel Adejo.