Was Kings College set ablaze?

Claim

In a video shared by twitter handle @sheriffmore1. A lady can be heard over the video alleging that the school is on fire and students are running for their lives. She pleaded with the appropriate authorities to come to their aid.

Analysis

However, the school’s Principal, Mr. Andrew Agada has assured parents, guardians, and the general public of the safety of the students. In an interview granted to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday the 22nd of October, 2020. He stated that contrary to the report, the students especially those in the boarding house were safe. He further stated, “I think because of the closeness of King’s College to the City Hall that was set ablaze, people misjudge it to be the college.”

Reference:

  1. Our Naija News

False