BREAKING: FIRE RAVES OBA MARKET, BENIN
There is an ongoing fire outbreak at the popular Oba Market in Benin, Edo State.
It was reported that the fire started midnight and fire fighters are at the scene trying to put it out.
The Federal Fire Service, Zone K, disclosed this in a tweet on Monday, June 22.
"At about 1:00 hrs this morning, men of Federal Fire Service Zone Edo command turned out to combat a ranging inferno at Oba market, ring road, Benin City, Edo State. In attendance were Nigerian Army, Nigerian Air Force, NPDC, and UNIBEN fire service," the tweet read.
The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained, as at the time of compiling this report.