A section of the Lagos popular Balogun market caught fire early hours of Tuesday. In footage seen by newsheadline247, the fire outbreak is still razing some parts of the crowded market.
A video showed cloudy smoke as fire was seen billowing from a building in the highly populated market.
Some traders are seen salvaging their goods while others are lamenting the havoc wreaked by the fire.
However, attempts are going by passersby and bystanders to put out the fire.
Balogun market which houses various business ventures and trades is the biggest and one of the busiest in Lagos and southwest Nigeria
Here are some tweets containing the video of the fire outbreak…