By Maimuna Sey-Jawo
Chendu Jaw, a retired police officer residing in Paradise Estate lost his house on Monday in a fire outbreak.
The fire also destroyed refrigerators, cooking utensils, beds, clothing, fans, chairs, televisions and cash among other valuable items worth huge amount of money.
The former policeman said this is the saddest experience in his life. He however thanked the neighbours for their timely intervention.
The Alkalo of Old Yundum Mamudou Faye expressed sadness over the matter.
He also used the opportunity to call on specially the National Disaster Management Agency to come and assesses the magnitude of the destruction.