Ikeja City Mall, Lagos, which many refer to by the name of popular supermarket, Shoprite, is on fire. One of the stores in the Mall, Mr. Price, is ablaze. Shoppers at the mall, which was recently opened, panicked when the fire broke out.
However, efforts are on to put out the fire. It was learnt that the response of the Lagos State Fire Service, which has an office at the back of the shopping mall, responded promptly. It was learnt that the fire broke out around 11am. Mr. Price is located close to Entrance 1 of the mall.
The entire mall has been evacuated as at press time.
More details later.