The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has reported that a residential building in the Ikoyi area of Lagos State was gutted by fire today June 15.
Permanent Secretary of LASEMA, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu who neither confirmed if any life was lost to the inferno nor if anyone was injured in the incident that occurred along the Ilabere Road in Ikoyi, said LASEMA swiftly deployed officials of its response team to the scene as soon as it was reported.
A LASEMA team, in collaboration with personnel of the Lagos State Fire Service, is taking measures to quell the fire which appears to be spreading rapidly to adjoining buildings.
The statement read;
The Lagos state emergency management agency, LASEMA, has activated its response team to the above location.
A combined team of agency LRT and the Lagos State Fire Service are taking immediate action to quell the residential fire which appears to be spreading rapidly to adjoining properties.
Further updates to follow
Dr Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu