Currently, men from the Lagos State Fire Service are fighting to extinguish the inferno at Alapeju section of the Ladipo Market in Mushin, Lagos.
It has yet to be determined what caused the fire at press time. Several thousands of naira worth of items have been destroyed in the fire.
Fire service spokesman Amodu Shuabu confirmed the incident and said efforts are underway to extinguish another fire at 36, Abeokuta Expressway, Cement, Dopemu, Lagos. Shibu,
But urged residents to maintain peace as efforts are made to extinguish the raging inferno.