The people of Kasuwar Mariri in Kano state are in distress as some shops caught fire on Thursday.
Although the State Fire Service (SFS) were able to put the fire under control and no casualties recorded, some properties were lost.
According to the SFS spokesman, Saidu Mohammed, four shops we.re completely razed down at Yan Itace Market in Dawakin Local government area of kano state.
“We received a call in early this morning at about 02:38 a.m from one Ismail Mohammed saying there was fire outbreak at the market.
”On receiving the information, we quickly sent some of our personnel and fire fighting vehicle to the scene of the incident to quench the fire so as not to affect other shops,“ he said.
However, investigation is still on going to uncover the cause of the fire outbreak in the community.