Scores of unconfirmed persons have been feared dead, while several others reportedly injured after a popular market in Ibadan, the capital city of Oyo state on Friday went up in flames, Eye9ja understands.
Eye9ja learned that the inferno that has destroyed goods worth millions of naira, was triggered after a collision between a diesel tanker and a construction truck in Ibadan.
The market known as Moniya market is one of the largest markets in the heartbeat of the state in Ibadan.
As at the time of this report, the number of causalities at the scene of the inferno at Moniya Market was still yet to be ascertained, however, video footage of the scene obtained by this online news platform revealed properties worth millions of naira were consumed in the inferno.
Watch the video below;