A building in South Campus of the Federal Polytechnic , Ede , Osun State was late Wednesday razed down by the fire.
The Public Relations Officer of the polytechnic, Sola Lawal, in a chat on Thursday told our correspondent that the cause of the fire was not yet known.
Lawal also said the building was a female hostel that was still under construction. He said though no life was lost, properties were destroyed in the incident.
He, however , commended the men of Osun State Fire Service and their Federal counterpart for responding quickly to the distress call, which according to him, prevented escalation .
When contacted, Administrative Officer of Osun State Fire Service, Fatai Aremu, said firemen in Oke Fia Unit received a distress call from the scene late Wednesday and men were immediately mobilized to the polytechnic.