By Olasunkanmi Akoni
Lagos State Fire Service and other rescue are currently battling to put out an overnight inferno that gutted OkoBaba Saw Mill Market, Ebute Metta, Lagos.
The firefighters and men of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency LASEMA, have cordoned off the area to prevent recoding casualties.
“We are trying to prevent the raging fire from spreading to adjoining buildings,” Public Relations Officer, PRO, of the Lagos fire service, Mr Amodu Shuaibu, stated.
🔥@OkoBaba@LagosRescue is currently dousing overnight Fires #OkoBaba Saw Mill as adjoining residences prevented from the massive market Fire@Fedfireng@lasemasocial@NigerianPolice pic.twitter.com/nVTqvXNF50
— Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service (@LagosRescue) April 1, 2021