Fire has gutted a popular plaza in the Hadejia Local Government Area of Jigawa State.
A resident said that the incident occurred on Sunday morning, destroying shops and properties worth millions of naira.
The spokesman of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) in the state, CSC Adamu Shehu, confirmed the incident in a statement issued to newsmen.
According to him, the incident happened on Sunday at 3:00 am in Nane Plaza along Kano Road Hadejia.
He explained that 28 shops, two cars, and two motorcycles that were parked within the plaza premises were affected.
Adamu said no life was lost, but the inferno consumed property worth millions of Naira.
The cause of the incident is under investigation.