There was fire outbreak in the section involving the rooms where the Shehu of Borno delegation lodged in the multi-storey guest house' building of University of Lagos Guest House in the early hours of Thursday in Lagos. One person has been confirmed dead in the fire incident.
Four rooms were totally burnt involved and a former Auditor General of Borno State and the brother of the Shehu of Borno, Abbah Kyari who came along with others in the entourage of Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Umar Garba El-Kanemi who is currently being installed as the Chancellor of the university -was said to have died of suffocation.
The remains of the late former Auditor General has been returned to Maiduguri for interment by 2pm. May his soul rest in peace.