UPGRADED: Fire guts Amu plank market in Lagos (Video/Photos)


By David O Royal.
Morning inferno on Saturday took down the popular Amu Slab and Structure Product market in the Mushin location of Lagos.

Characteristic worth numerous countless naira were ruined in the inferno.
The source of the fire stays unidentified however the fire has actually because ruined lots of stores and slabs in the market.
According to eyewitnesses, the Lagos State Fire Service did not get to the scene 3 hours after the fire started.

A trader in the market, Oluwatoyin Atanda, stated her household has actually lost all they need to the fire.
She stated: “Our possessions, where nearly all my member of the family get their earnings from. It’s discouraging to see their products decrease in flames without any assistance coming 4 hours after. The bravest and greatest guy (my papa) I understand wept today and it breaks my heart to see it. We can do much better as a country,” she composed on Twitter.

Amu Market MUSHIN burning for the previous 5hours now pic.twitter.com/bYqR8kbdgV.
— Dhammie_carter (@iam_Dhammie) January 25,2020

The Lagos Fire Service and Lagos State Emergency Situation Management Company were yet to get here the scene at the time of filing this report.
The fire event at Amu plank market came 5 days after fire damaged Abule Egba, a suburban area of Lagos.
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