Fire has gutted the Gamboru market around the Custom area in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital on Saturday, 18th March, 2023, disrupting the on going voting process in the area.

scene from Gamboru market burning

Although the remote cause of the fire is still unknown, goods worth millions may have been destroyed in the incident.

This is coming hours after a fire outbreak at the Biu Market in Southern Borno, at the early hours of the day which completely raised down where timbers are sold .

The Gamboru market is the biggest perishable goods market in Maiduguri.

Story:. Elizabeth Ereke