Saturday, November 28, 2020

Fire razes OSRC’s Marketing and Sales office in Akure



A mysterious fire has razed the Marketing and Sales office of the Ondo state Broadcast Media Group, OSRC in Akure the state capital.

Orange FM’s Olumide Adeluwoye reports a lot facilities, equipment and documents were lost to the fire which started at about 11 pm on Sunday.

Other offices destroyed include Ondo State universal basic education board’s annex, the scholarship board and French Center as well as other mini shops in the complex.

Eyewitness said all efforts to call the fire service to rescue the situation proved abortive.

The Chairman of OSRC Media Group, Mr Kunle Adebayo said it is unbelievable that such magnitude of disaster could happen.

The Chairman of SUBEB, Princess Oladunni Odu and Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mr Akin Asaniyan said so much had been destroyed and all efforts would be made to ascertain the real cause of the inferno.

A shop owner, Mr. Adun Bankole whose entire business facility was destroyed appealed for help.