Another fire incident happened on Tuesday afternoon in the Tejuosho market in Yaba, Lagos, hours after the fire that broke out at a building in Victoria Island on Tuesday.
Emergency responders are on the site of the Yaba fire, according to Femi Oke-Osanyintolu, the permanent secretary of the Lagos State Emergency Response Management Agency (LASEMA), who spoke with newsmen as at the time of this report.
Our squad is there, he declared. “So yet, there have been no casualties. We have control of the circumstance.
In a Twitter update, Margaret Adeseye, the director of the Lagos Fire and Rescue Service, stated that the “Tailor Market behind the super contemporary Tejuosho Market, Yaba, Lagos” had been completely destroyed by the fire.
“The Lagos Firefighters are putting out the fire that affected the market’s apparel and tailoring materials department.”
A guy died earlier in a fire that destroyed a bank facility that was being built in Lagos’ Victoria Island.
Nine more males suffered burns of varying degrees as a result of the incident.