3 die in Borno IDPs’ camp fire incident

3 die in Borno IDPs’ camp fire incident

Thursday, March 16, 2017 6:22 pm

Emergency workers battling fire at the IDP camp

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has confirmed that three people died in the fire incident that consumed an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) Camp in Konduga, Borno State.

Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of NEMA in the North-East, Abdulkadir Ibrahim disclosed that the IDP camp located at College of Business Administration accommodates 6,213 IDPs.

Abdulkadir said: “The fire started at about 10. 40 am from the cooking area leading to the death of three people and injury to six persons.”

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