Connect with us

News

11 Tankers Burnt In Kaduna Inferno

AutoJosh

Published

on

A fire outbreak occurred at a tanker parking garage in Anguwan Mu’azu , Kaduna South Local Government  Area. The inferno destroyed 11 articulated vehicles in the garage. Tankers Burnt

Executive Secretary, Kaduna State Emergency Management Agency (KASEMA), Abdulahi Hassan, confirmed the development to journalists on Tuesday .

Hassan went on an the spot assessment to ascertain the level of damaged caused by the fire incident. He said the fire incident had lead to the discovery of different illegal activities involving petroleum products in the area.





“It is unfortunate that people living in the area do not know the danger associated with the illegal movement of petroleum products,” he said.

According to him, the Agency would investigate to ascertain the involvement  of residents and members of the community in such activities that allegedly led to the fire outbreak.

“It is important to note that with this discovery, the Agency will commence the assessment of the area. This will be as part of its mandate in ensuring public safety.

“So we can advise government on what we need to do holistically as a state to distance people from this kind of risk,”

the official said. He warned against movement of petroleum products around residential areas, saying that those involved in such movement  would be sanctioned. Those who sustained injuries were taken  to nearby hospitals .









Autojosh.com is an authoritative car blog in Nigeria. Its objective is to get Nigerians and a wider audience to be more informed about automobiles, the automotive sector and transport infrastructure. Over the years, we have been instrumental in creating immeasurable public awareness about automobiles and their maintenance, safety and traffic laws, amongst others. ...Your mobility, our priority. NK

Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Trending