24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Governor Ayo Fayose on Sunday, January 8, 2016, joined a team of fire fighters to put out fire that engulfed Strive Energy Petrol Station, Ijigboin Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti state.

According to Vanguard, the Governor led the team of firemen as they worked to quench the fire.

Reports say Governor Fayose mobilised the fire fighting team immediately he got wind of the incident.

The fire however spread to nearby buildings close to the petrol station and reportedly destroyed properties worth millions of Naira.

According to reports, the Governor also stopped petrol stations located near residential areas from selling fuel.

ALSO READ: Stop lying to Nigerians that Boko Haram has been defeated – Fayose tells FG

Governor Fayose said the fillings stations will only be allowed to sell diesel and kerosene, to avoid a reccurrence of the incident, which he described as unfortunate.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Nigeria?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +2349055172167, Social Media @pulsenigeria247: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng. More information here.