Fire is currently gutting Prince Ebeano Supermarket at Lokogoma area in Abuja.
One of the men of Abuja Fire Service who spoke with TOS News but refused to mention his name because he was not authorised to speak said they were called some minutes to 7pm on Saturday and they’ve not being able to douse the inferno.
When asked why the inferno persists, he said there is no enough point of exit in the building, but he said the good thing was that nobody was stucked.
However, one of the staff who spoke on condition of anonymity said the fire service were called when they noticed the fire at about 7pm on Saturday but they didn’t show up until 9pm.
The cause of the fire is not yet known as at the time of filling this report.
Hundreds of staff and customers at the premises have been wailing while speculating the economic effects of the tragic incident.