Fire outbreak at NNPC depot

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The Niger State Fire Service has confirmed an early morning fire outbreak at the NNPC depot in Suleja.

Mohammad Kwale, the officer in charge of the service in Suleja, said on Sunday that the outbreak affected the loading section in the depot.

“The outbreak started around 4:30am when we were called. By 5:00am we have put out the fire.

“An articulated vehicle was burnt while the loading canopy and some pipes were damaged. No life was, however, lost in the incidence,” he said.

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