News reaching us is that fire has gutted the home of Nigerian singer and EME boss Banky W.

According to news report from Punch newspaper, a property located along Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos where popular singer, Banky W, lives has been destroyed by fire.

The fire is believed to has been caused by a faulty air conditioner as reported by one of the neighbours.

Also, the fire allegedly started around 6:00 AM this morning.

A resident said, “The fire started around 6am and all of us came out to assist Banky in putting out the fire.

“However, Fire service officials arrived around 7.30am.

“So many items were destroyed including Banky’s awards. But officials of the fire service arrived over an hour late.”

PS: Banky W finds the time to narrate his ordeal on instagram on how the fire started and how he survived.