A strange fire have gutted the premises of Tickles Bar,an eatery along Osadebe Street, Ogui new layout, Enugu opposite WTC destroying PDP campaign vehicles.
The mysterious fire outbreak which started around after 8pm today engulfed a section of the Tickles Bar park own by a popular printer, Mr.Francis Aninwike with business name – Frankpana Ltd.
The inferno destroyed three Sienna cars and two Coastal buses which is said that had been branded for PDP clients by the Frankpana printing press.
The rampaging fire was on its way to razed down adjoining shops and offices if not for the efforts of neighbours and passersby who tried to put out the fire before the arrival of fire fighters.
The Chief Executive Officer, Frankpana Ltd,Mr.Aninwike was dumbfounded and looking helpless said that he was relaxing in his house when he was informed that his business center was on fire.He said that he cannot state the cause of the fire but attributed the incidence to political violence.
It could be recalled that late last year there was a similar incident at Akwata,Ogbete main market where two PDP branded vehicles were set on fire by unknown arsonist.And another case at Nike,Enugu East local government area where a car with PDP colours was burnt.
Also there has been reports,claims and counter claims by some political parties in the state of destruction of candidates billboard in the past couple of months.
At the time of this report the cause of the fire is still unknown.