Fire razed scores of shanties at Okobaba, Ebute Metta area of Lagos on Sunday evening.
Eyewitness said the fire outbreak started at 7:05 p.m.
However, the cause of the fire outbreak has not been ascertained at the time of filing this report.
It also rendered thousands of people homeless, with some having to sleep at the burnt site, Okobaba Football Pitch, and Okobaba Sawmill for many days.
The incident occurred exactly one year after fire razed five buildings and many shanties in Jebba, Okobaba, Tapa, Coates, and Kano Streets located in that part of the state.