Gada Biyu market in Jos was gutted by fire at the early hours of today. Cause of the fire is still unknown but electric power surge is being suspected.
Fire service were alerted on time but couldn’t help the situation, they have to call for back up from the fire service department at Government House in Rayfield.
Millions of Naira worth of goods was burnt to ashes. The fire impact could have been curtailed if they were adequately prepared.