The death of a JSS 3 student, Abdurahman Doko, in a fire incident that gutted a hostel on Wednesday. has been confirmed by the authorities of Albany International School, Zaria .
The male hostel was destroyed in the fire which started around 12.30 p.m.
The school director Dr. Abdulraheem Abdulganiyyu, told the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN), that the cause of the incident had not been confirmed.
“As at the time the fire started, there was no electric power at the school, and no cooking activities are allowed in the hostel. The school kitchen is not located around the hostel. So, we are still at a loss,” he said.
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