Passengers and different customers of the Sam Mbakwe International cargo airport in Owerri, Imo State fled for his or her lives as fireplace broke out at its arrival part.
Eyewitnessreporters gathered that the inferno, which raged for 50 minutes, began round 2:10pm.
It was nonetheless put out by males of the fireplace service and the airport employees.
An in depth supply stated, “It occurred on the arrival division of the airport the place the authority was finishing up renovation work.
“It would have induced greater havoc however for the arrival of males of the fireplace service.
“It started around 2:10pm and raged for 50 minutes. It damaged equipment and infrastructure, but the rescue work assisted in savaging the situation.”
When contacted, the Police spokesperson within the state, Orlando Ikeokwu, stated that he had but to be briefed