A power surge-related fire has completely destroyed a portion of the Ooni of Ife’s palace.
At around 11:30 p.m. on Friday, April 28, the palace’s courtyard was entirely ravaged by fire, not long after the electrical equipment in the impacted apartment burst.
According to reports, the fire was put out with the joint efforts of locals, palace staff, and the fire department.
Omobola Moses Olafare, the palace’s spokesperson, said the situation has stabilized.
Watch the video from the scene below,
In other news, Popular Nollywood actress, Biodun Okeowo took to social media to express her anger at getting into an accident twice in one day.
According to the thespian, her car was bashed the first time and she left the scene only to get into a more serious accident that caused her to cancel her outing.
She shared a video of herself on her Instagram page, complaining about the expenses she would have to foot from the accident which was in millions of naira.