By Abimbola Ogunnaike
Popular Agbeni market in Ibadan, Oyo State capital has been gutted by fire at about 04:30am, on Sunday, 14 May 2023
The state General Manager of Fire Services, Yemi Akinyemi, confirmed the incident saying that the agency received the distress call at exactly 04:37hrs through Sunday Ogundele, Access Bank security that Agbeni market is on fire.
“Our men are still battling with the job, we are grateful to Central Bank of Nigeria that allows us to use their water supply. Everything is under control. They are still going to CBN to replenish”, he confirmed.