Twin city fires raze 11 houses

first_imgILOILO City – A total of 11 houses inthe City Proper were hit by two separate fires in the morning and afternoonyesterday. It was unclear yet what caused theafternoon fire and where it started./PN “Our investigators found out that thehouse had small electrical wirings,” she revealed. The two partially damaged housesbelonged to Odel Obela and Eduardo Dela Cruz. According to Chief Inspector MelaniaHabawel, city fire marshal, the totally razed houses were owned by LiliaDomingo, Patrick Laurente and Asarenas Jaca. As of this writing, a mop up operationwas ongoing. The fire started at Domingo’s houseand caused by an electrical short circuit, said Habawel. No person died or got injured in thefire. In the afternoon, some 12 hours afterthe morning blaze, fire hit six houses in Barangay Gloria. The Bureau of FireProtection received a fire call at around 5:25 p.m. The blaze started past 5:30 a.m. Fire struck five houses in BarangayConcepcion in the morning. Three of these were totally gutted. As this was being written, the city’sfire bureau was yet to come up with an estimate of the damage. TO THE RESCUE. Firefighters of the Bureau of Fire Protection in Iloilo City and from volunteer groups position themselves atop this roof to spray with water the houses burning behind a tall wall in Barangay Gloria, Iloilo City on Sunday afternoon, Feb. 16, 2020. This is the second fire to hit the city yesterday. In the morning, fire struck Barangay Concepcion also in the City Proper. IAN PAUL CORDERO/PNlast_img read more

Kalou unveiled at Botafogo after leaving Hertha Berlin on free transfer

first_img Loading… Former Chelsea star, Salomon Kalou, has been officially unveiled at Botafogo. The Ivorian joined the Brazilian side last month after leaving Hertha Berlin upon the expiry of his contract at the end of the 2019-20 Bundesliga season. The forward, presumably beaming beneath his mask, will wear the No8 shirt at the Rio de Janeiro club. And he will do so alongside new team-mate Keisuke Honda, with the Japanese legend playing in the fourth continent of his eclectic career. In addition to skipper Honda, Kalou will be joined by fellow Premier League alumnus Diego Cavalieri. The Brazilian goalkeeper had a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it spell at Liverpool a decade ago, while also briefly popping up at Crystal Palace in 2018.Advertisement Promoted ContentThe 18 Most Visited Cities In The WorldCouples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable WayBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For ThemBest & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever Made10 Risky Jobs Some Women Do10 Most Evil Female Characters In Disney MoviesTop 7 Best Car Manufacturers Of All Time6 Extreme Facts About HurricanesA Guy Turns Gray Walls And Simple Bricks Into Works Of Art7 Reasons It’s Better To Be A VeganYou’ve Only Seen Such Colorful Hairdos In A Handful Of Anime8 Scenes That Prove TV Has Gone Too Farcenter_img Botafogo have become Kalou’s third club since leaving Chelsea in 2012, following decent spells at Lille and Hertha. The 6ft attacker made 254 appearances for the Blues, scoring 60 goals in the process. read also:Cote d’Ivoire star Kalou bids farewell to Hertha Berlin He won eight trophies at Stamford Bridge, culminating in extraordinary fashion with the 2012 Champions League in Munich. Kalou then bagged 34 goals in 80 games for Lille, before notching 53 in six years at Hertha. His Bundesliga exit was effectively sealed when he was suspended in May for breaking distancing rules during lockdown. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 last_img read more