5 Dec 2017
The Friday fire incident at Old Panteka Market, Tudun Wada, Kaduna, destroyed 700 shops and affected the jobs of over 30,000 youths, the Chairman of the Market, Suleiman Shehu, has said. Shehu made the disclosure in Kaduna yesterday, when Dr Ja’afaru Sa’ad, (Galadiman Ruwan Zazzau), visited the market officials to commiserate with the traders. He…
17 Oct 2016
As the world marks the 2016 Fire Prevention Week, an expert has advised the Federal Government to consider separating the regulatory work of fire service from the auditing function for efficiency.
23 May 2016
The Fire Offices Committee (FOC) – a technical arm of the Nigerian Insurers Association (NIA) has lamented losses arising from increasing fire outbreak in both public and private ..
7 May 2016
Canadian police led convoys of cars through the burning ghost town of Fort McMurray on Friday in a risky operation to get thousands of people to safety on the other side.
8 Apr 2015
Hundreds of people are queueing outside a Madrid theatre, but not to see a play. They are here for the latest spectacle in Spain's fast-unfolding election drama.
7 Apr 2015
Israeli security sources acknowledged on Tuesday that the death of a Spanish UN peacekeeper in Lebanon fighting in January was caused by Israeli fire.
7 Apr 2015
HOURS after fire gutted the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) office in Nwaorieubi, the headquarters of Mbaitoli Local Council of Imo State, the Police have arrested a security man attached to the office. Also detained are two police officers, who were on duty at the time of the fire incident.
6 Apr 2015
Suspected Boko Haram gunmen opened fire on villagers and torched a number of buildings in a new attack in northeast Nigeria, witnesses said Monday.
1 Apr 2015
A fire erupted on an offshore oil platform operated by Mexico's Pemex on Wednesday, killing at least one worker, injuring 16 and forcing 300 to be evacuated.