LAGOS, Nigeria – The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, on Friday, said that a building was gutted by fire at kano Street, Ebute Metta, Lagos State, destroying several shanties on Friday.
Director-General of Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, Dr. Femi Oke-Osanyintolu, who confirmed the incident to Vanguard said no casualty recorded.
He said, “Several shanties were gutted by fire as the cause could not be ascertained at moment.
“However, the intensity of the fire has spread to the adjoining buildings.
“No loss of life nor injury sustained but properties worth fortune had been destroyed. All emergency responders at the scene of incident working together to curtail the spread of the fire. Operation ongoing.” Osanyintolu added.
The fire incident is coming days after a multi-storey buildings were gutted on fire at Balogun market, Lagos Island.
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