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31 Dec 2019 | 05:34 AM UTC

Nigeria: Fire reported near Lagos December 31

Fire reported on Lagos-Ibadan motorway near Lagos December 31; localized transportation disruptions expected in coming hours

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Event

A fire was reported along the Lagos-Ibadan motorway in the Kara Market near Lagos on Tuesday, December 31. Sections of the Lagos-Ibadan highway, cars, and shops have been destroyed by the fire. The cause of the incident remains unknown.

Avoid the area of the fire and anticipate localized transportation disruptions in the coming hours.

Advice

Individuals in the affected areas are advised to monitor developments to the situation, avoid the area, and adhere to all instructions issued by local authorities.