Popular Amigos Supermarket also known as ‘4U supermarket’, in Wuse 2, Abuja was on Tuesday gutted by fire.
The raging, fire which affected only the warehouse section of the store, started at about 1.30pm but was successfully put out by firefighters at about 7.30pm.
According to the Public Relations Officer (PRO), Mr. Jerry Timvh confirmed that some goods were destroyed, but the exact estimation cannot yet be ascertained, adding that no life was lost.
“The fire incident led to the loss of many goods in the store but an exact estimate of how much is yet to be revealed.
“The fire did not affect the main supermarket as it was controlled to reduce wild spread.
“There was no casualty as shoppers and staff of the store were able to evacuate the store immediately the fire started,” he said.
Amigos supermarket name was changed to ‘4U supermarket’ in 2015.