Lagos - A section of Ladipo market called Odo Aladura in Lagos State, was on Tuesday morning demolished by unidentified persons suspected to be thugs.
The thugs were said to have who attempted to demolish it recently before traders prevented them.
The market was invaded by the thugs in the night around 3 a.m.
The entire market was destroyed by the thugs who later hurriedly left before the traders got to the market in the morning.
Traders’ goods kept in the various shops worth millions of naira were destroyed.
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Before the traders got to the market Tuesday morning, the whole shops had been reduced to rubble.
There had been crises for some weeks after the same thugs invaded the market and attempted to demolish it but the traders mobilized themselves and chased the thugs away.
That invasion of the market resulted in serious fracas between the traders and the thugs during which many traders sustained injuries.
Source: PM News
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