A building in South Campus of the Federal Polytechnic , Ede , Osun State was late Wednesday razed down by the fire .
The Public Relations Officer of the polytechnic , Sola Lawal , in a chat on Thursday told our correspondent that the cause of the fire was not yet known .
Lawal also said the building was a female hostel that was still under construction .
He said though no life was lost , properties were destroyed in the incident.
He, however , commended the men of Osun State Fire Service and their Federal counterpart for responding quickly to the distress call , which according to him, prevented escalation .
When contacted , Administrative Officer of Osun State Fire Service , Fatai Aremu, said firemen in Oke Fia Unit received a distress call from the scene late Wednesday and men were immediately mobilized to the polytechnic .