Market fires: Lagos decries storage of inflammables in shops, public places

* To engage market leaders as safety ambassadors, emergency committee members Muritala Ayinla Worried by the frequent cases of fire outbreaks resulting into loss of lives and property, the Lagos State government has revealed plans to make market leaders “safety ambassadors” and enlisted them as emergency committee members.Director General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr. Femi Oke-Osanyintolu, who disclosed this Friday, said the frequency of fire incidences had prompted the state to be proactive by collaborating with market leaders to take positive steps to avoid loss of their investments…