The Kano State Fire Service has confirmed three persons dead in an early morning fire outbreak on Wednesday in the state.
The spokesman for the State Fire Service , Alhaji Saidu Mohammed, disclosed this to newsmen in Kano.
Alhaji Saidu Mohammed said the fire incident occurred at a residence at Gayawa Tsohowa, in Ungogo Local Government Area (LGA) of the state.
“We received a distress call in the early hours of Wednesday from one Malam Mudassir Abdullahi at about 3:57 a.m. that there was a fire outbreak at a dwelling house.
“Upon receiving the information, we quickly dispatched a fire engine to the scene at about 4:08 a.m., to bring the fire under control,’’ he said.
Mohammed listed the victims as – Malam Aminu Bala, 50, Rukkaiya Aminu, 30, and Aisha Aminu, 2.
The Kano State Fire Service also disclosed that doctors at the Murtala Muhammed Specialist Hospital, Kano, confirmed the victims dead.
HSENations understands investigations are still ongoing to uncover the true cause of the incident.