According to eyewitnesses, the incident which occurred at Oko Oba road, around Tipper Garage, Abule-Egba, resulted from oil spillage from a tanker.
Buildings, shops, vehicles and other property were destroyed in a fire which was allegedly caused by illegal oil bunkering at Abule Egba, Lagos on Wednesday.
The fire started in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
According to eyewitnesses, the incident which occurred at Abule-Egba, resulted from bunkery activities.
Vandals were said to have taken over the spillage area and while bunkering activities were ongoing, the area became engulfed in flames.