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14 killed, many injured as fire razes IDPs camp – PHOTOS

14 internally displaced persons have been confirmed dead while 15 persons sustained various degree of injuries during a fire outbreak at a camp for displaced persons in Ngala local government area of Borno state.

It was gathered that the fire started at about 2:15pm at Ngala IS camp on Thursday April 16.

Mal Yusuf Gulumbo who made the announcement of the incident in a Facebook post, said the fire razed 1250 houses.

“Happening Now:
Today the 16/04/2020 fire outbreaks at Ngala IS Camp burned 1250 households, unconfirmed. Fourteen confirmed dead, 7 critical injury and 8 minor injuries.
Still on evacuation and assessment is going on.” he wrote

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14 killed, many injured as fire razes IDPs camp in Borno

14 killed, many injured as fire razes IDPs camp in Borno

14 killed, many injured as fire razes IDPs camp in Borno

14 killed, many injured as fire razes IDPs camp in Borno

14 killed, many injured as fire razes IDPs camp in Borno

14 killed, many injured as fire razes IDPs camp in Borno

14 killed, many injured as fire razes IDPs camp in Borno

14 killed, many injured as fire razes IDPs camp in Borno

14 killed, many injured as fire razes IDPs camp in Borno

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