A popular Nguru central market located in Nguru Local Government Area of Yobe State is currently on fire.
The devastating incident is disclosed in a statement by an eyewitness identified as Abubakar Ibn Usman.
He said the inferno started about three hours ago and it is still ravaging the second-hand clothes section of the market.
According to him, already shops and stalls containing goods worth millions of naira have been destroyed in the inferno.
Usman further said fire trucks have arrived at the scene but it seems there is no access as they are trying to find a way in.