Earlier this evening, the Ebutte Metta Sawmill and a popular supermarket at Lagos Island, Prince Ebeano Supermarket was engulfed by fire.
The supermarket is known as Lekki Phase 1’s biggest supermarket. ‘Ebeano’ as it is popularly known is situated along Admiralty way and has been badly burnt with goods and properties worht millions have been lost to the fire.
According to an eye witness, the fire is said to have been caused by an electric spark which started out small but then quickly escalated.
See photos after the cut;