A tanker loaded with fuel fell at ochanja Market Onitsha, destroying numbers of cars and tricycles.
When the tanker fell, some people were scooping fuel before it burst into inferno.
A mother and a child lost their lives in the inferno while shops with goods worth millions of Naira were destroyed.
Kudos to make shift water tanker that was converted to Fire Service tank. After all the calls it took over 35 minutes before they arrived the seen yet, they came with empty tank.
Millions worth of properties have been destroyed, though right now the fire is escalating to Ochanja Market, A source said.
Some people will be rendered poor just in an twinkle of an eye.
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