Alarming Statistics Unveiled
In a press briefing, Ibrahim Gumel, the State Director of the Fire Service Directorate, discloses shocking statistics of over 50 lives lost and N215 million worth of properties destroyed in fire incidents across Jigawa State in 2023.
Emergency Response Success
Gumel highlights the proactive measures taken by the fire service, addressing 160 fire calls and 45 rescue calls.
The agency managed to rescue 250 lives and preserved property valued at over N755 million during various incidents, including fires, drownings, and road accidents.
Caution Urged Amidst Harmattan Season
Emphasizing public safety, Gumel underscores the importance of caution, especially during the harmattan season, when fire risks are heightened.
He advises the public to handle fire and electrical appliances with care.
Three Suspects Apprehended for Stealing 48 Goats in Jigawa
Police Arrest Trio in Goat Theft Case
The Jigawa police command reports the arrest of three individuals linked to the alleged theft of 48 goats in Babura and Kiyawa Local Government Areas of the state.
Details surrounding the goat theft are yet to be fully disclosed, as investigations continue to unfold.
The suspects are currently in police custody awaiting legal proceedings.Share on Facebook «||» Share on Twitter «||» Share on Reddit «||» Share on LinkedIn