The Douala based wine production factory, Fermencam has been ravaged by fire.
The incident occurred this New year Monday 1st January 2017 at 12 noon.
The cause of the fire outbreak is still unknown even though many insinuate was caused due to poorly connected electricity circuit.
Elements of the fire fighting unit were on the site to quench the flames after fire extinguishers of the company had tried in vain.
So far, no life was lost in the incident but vast parts of the factory has been damaged completely leading to an enormous financial and material loss.
Fermencam company is situated west of the city and is known for producing wine, whisky and other liquor.
It is the second fire incident occurring in Douala just within one week after a Supper Market in Akwa was burnt to wreck on the night of December 24th 2017.