An early morning inferno has destroyed properties worth millions of naira in Katangowa Market in Agbado/Okeodo Local Council Development Area, along the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway.
The entire fairly used clothes’ shops opposite the Central Mosque in the market were burnt to ashes from a fire which started at about 3:15 am on Monday.
No one has been confirmed dead as at the time of filing this report and the immediate cause of the fire outbreak remains unknown.
Officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency were on the ground to put off the fire.
Also on the ground are policemen from the Okeodo Divisional Headquarters to prevent the looting of unaffected shops.
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