Fire has engulfed a market around Oba n’la Junction in Akure, Ondo State.
The fire started inside a small shop around 9:30pm, according to residents living close to the place.
“We have called the fire service at Alagbaka to help us but unfortunately we have not seen them since then.
“It’s very likely, the fire will spread to other shops stocked with goods worth millions of naira and houses” a resident said
As at the time of filing this report, people have blocked major roads to avoid the fire from further spread.