A section of the popular Balogun market on Lagos Island has gone up inflames, destroying goods worth millions of naira. The market is one of the busiest and biggest in Lagos State, South West Nigeria.
The market which houses various business ventures caught fire in the early hours of Tuesday.
Witnesses told newsreportersng.com that the fire is still raging and destroying various shops in the market while moves to prevent the fire from spreading has been intiated by onlookers.
Firemen from the Lagos State Fire Service have arrived at the scene alongside other security officers to put out the fire.