After a fire broke out in a portion of the well-known Bodija Market in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State, some shopkeepers are tallying their losses.
According to information obtained, the fire incident began on Monday morning.
It was discovered that the fire incident had an impact on some market shops.
Millions of naira’s worth of goods were destroyed by the fire.
Some of the shopkeepers claimed that the catastrophe caused them to lose items worth millions of naira.
As at the time of reporting this article on Monday, the cause of the fire event was unknown.
On Monday afternoon, a member of the Oyo State Fire Service verified the occurrence on the condition of anonymity.
Yes, he replied. The occurrence took place in Bodija market.
“You can get confirmation by calling the operating director.”
Ismail Adeleke, the director of operations for the Oyo State Fire Service, has not yet responded.
The Ibadan North Local Government Area was divided into Aare Latosa Local Council Development Area (LCDA), which includes the Bodija market.