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Fire destroys millions of naira worth of property at Computer village, Ikeja

Eearly Monday morning inferno destroyed property worth millions of naira at 18, Otigba Street, in the heart of the popular Computer Village, Ikeja.

The fire outbreak which began in the early hours of Monday, engulfed a shopping complex destroying goods and valuables.

As at the time of filing this report, the cause of the fire outbreak was yet unknown.

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The prompt arrival of operatives of the fire service prevented the inferno from spreading to other adjoining buildings.

Confirming the incident, the spokesperson Lagos state police command Adekunle Ajisebutu said policemen were drafted to the scene to protect the Fire fighters and others.

“The fire has been put out successfully. No life was lost in the incident. However, valuable property which estimates are not yet known were destroyed. Cause of the fire outbreak not yet known. Investigation ongoing,” He said.

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