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Traders count losses as ‘mysterious’ fire wipes out section of Katangowa Market

Goods worth millions have been destroyed following an early morning fire that engulfed Katangowa Market in Agbado/Okeodo Local Council Development Area, along the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway on Monday, August 19. The fire outbreak which started around 3.15am destroyed the entire stretch of fairly used clothes’ shops opposite the Central Mosque in the market. It was gathered that

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119 fire outbreaks occurred in Lagos in January 2019, govt. records show

The Lagos State Fire Service has raised alarm over frequent fire outbreaks in the state attributing it to high level of unconsciousness and negligence in the handling of fire and other flammable materials as major causes. The Agency revealed that it has recorded over 119 fire incidents since the beginning of 2019 till date. Speaking on

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