A late night inferno has gutted Sabo market in Oyo town, Oyo State.
Witnesses said that goods and property worth billions of naira were destroyed in the incident.
The fire started around 10:00 p.m. and spread to most parts of the market, Premium Times reported.
Some traders, whose shops and valuables were caught in the fire, were said to be lamenting and counting their losses.
The cause of the fire couldn’t be ascertained at the time of filing this report.
Sources said that fire fighters had arrived the scene and efforts to put out the fire were ongoing.