Fire razes Ooni of Ife’s palace (video)

A part of the palace house of Ooni of Ife has been destroyed by fire. The fire was linked to an electrical malfunction. 

The incident reportedly happened at about 11:30 PM on Friday, 28th April, shortly after electrical appliances in the affected apartment exploded. Thankfully, the fire service, palace aides and natives co-operated to quench the fire. 

The palace spokesperson, Otunba Moses Olafare, confirmed that the situation has been contained.

Watch the video below.