A fire outbreak in the early hours of the morning has destroyed Many shops at Apongbon market on Lagos Island.
The fire, which has been put out by the Lagos state Emergency Agency (LASEMA) currently caused a gridlock on the Eko bridge.
The cause of the inferno is yet to be determined.
Also affected is the bridge and Vehicles parked under the bridge were also reportedly razed by the inferno which has enveloped a large section of the bridge.
A commuter who spoke with our reporter, said: “It’s a massive fire. I am stuck on Eko bridge. Nothing is moving. It’s a standstill.”