On Friday, a midnight fire gutted a two-storey Post-Graduate Hostel in Campus Three of the Delta State University, Abraka in Ethiope East Council Area of the state.
It was learnt that the fire started about 1:04 am, destroying about ten rooms before help arrived.
But there was no casualty recorded in the inferno.
It was gathered that the parts of the hostel destroyed were on the first and second floors.
When contacted, the DELSU Public Relations Officer, Mr. Eddy Agbure, confirmed the incident.
“Yes, it true. It is colossal damage,” he added.