The Kano State Fire Service has said fire gutted 17 offices in Gwale Local Government Secretariat.
The Public Relations Officer of the service, Saminu Abdullahi, confirmed the incident to journalists in Kano.
Mr Abdullahi said that the incident occurred in the early hours of Wednesday.
Mr Abdullahi said that the ground floor of about 300 x 200 feet used as an office and others, totalling 17, were completely razed down.
He also said that a 406 Peugeot, one Hiace bus, and a station waggon ambulance were slightly burnt. He said that the service was investigating the cause of the fire.