Fire has razed four shops in Kano on Airport Road, close to France Road, in Fagge Local Government Area of the state.
A statement issued by the Public Relations Officer of the State Fire Service, Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, in Kano confirmed the incident.
He said the incident occurred on Monday morning.
According to the statement, they had received a distress call at about 09:06 a.m from Hamish Ahmed and immediately sent rescue team to the scene at about 09:13 a.m. to stop the fire from spreading to the other shops.
It added that the four shops razed were used to sell hospital equipment, car spare parts, while one shop was slightly burnt with toilet wares and the cause of the fire was under investigation. NAN