Scores of students narrowly escaped death following a mysterious fire that razed their hostel in Gregorian College, Ogidi, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State.
The Nation gathered that the students were being evacuated from the affected building which has hostels and classrooms together, on Sunday night, February 23, 2020.
Fire fighters were battling to quench the raging fire which cause was yet unknown.
The police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed confirmed the incident as he stated that a distress call was recieved of a fire incident at Gregorian College, Ogidi by BORAC before Tarzan juncton Nkpor in Idemili North LGA of Anambra State.
Police and other security agencies have taken charge of the area to prevent hoodlums from taking advantage to loot while fire fighters were battling to put off the fire, which cause was yet unknown.
He added that other emergency responders are also on ground evacuating people from the building.
He assured of further details on the incident in due course.