A building apartment located within the courtyard of the Palace of the Ooni Of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi in Osun State was at about 11:30pm yesterday engulfed in flames from a fire incident triggered by a power surge which exploded through electrical appliances in the affected apartment.
The inferno did not spread beyond the affected building located at a section of the palace premises as it was swiftly put off through the combined efforts of the Government Fire Service, OAU Fire Service & Palace Emergency Control Unit, a statement signed by the Director, Media & Public Affairs, Ooni’s Palace, Otunba Moses Olafare said on Saturday.
According to Otunba Olafare, no casualties, injuries were recorded during the inferno.
No injuries recorded
No cultural items lost
Thanks to the Almighty Olodumare.