A fire outbreak at the Ogbomoso residence of former Oyo State Governor, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, tragically claimed the lives of two individuals.
The incident, which occurred in the Randa area of Ogbomoso in the early hours of Monday, led to the loss of two occupants of the house.
The cause of the fire remains unknown at the time of this report. The extent of the damage is yet to be fully assessed, but the fatalities occurred within the house.
An undisclosed local resident confirmed the identity of the deceased, noting that they were residents of the affected property.
The inferno, reportedly starting around 7:50 am, resulted in the immediate death of one victim, while another passed away at Bowen Teaching Hospital in Ogbomoso, w. she was rushed for medical attention.
Identified as Mr. Jumo, one of the victims succumbed to the fire on-site while the other lost their life at the hospital.
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