Fire Destroys Tejuosho Market
On Tuesday, November 01, 2022, a fire broke out at the popular Tejuosho Market in Lagos, Nigeria. The fire started in the early hours of the morning and quickly spread through the market, causing extensive damage.
At this time, it is unclear what caused the fire. However, investigators are looking into all possible causes. This includes electrical problems, as well as arson. The fire has left many vendors and shop owners devastated, as they have lost their livelihoods.
The Tejuosho Market is one of the largest markets in Lagos. It is well-known for its affordable prices and wide selection of goods. The market is usually bustling with activity, but on Tuesday morning, it was eerily quiet. Vendors were still setting up their stalls when the fire started.
Eyewitnesses say that they heard a loud explosion before seeing flames engulfing the market. People started to panic and ran in all directions. Many were able to escape, but some were not so lucky. The fire quickly spread through the market, destroying everything in its path.
At this time, there is no official word on how many people have been injured or killed in the fire. However, it is believed that several people are still missing. Rescue workers are currently combing through the wreckage in an effort to find them.
This is a developing story and we will continue to update you as more information becomes available. Our thoughts are with those who have been affected by this tragic event.