There was a fire outbreak at the palace of the Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Aremu Akiolu, located in Lagos Island. Luckily, no life was lost, neither was the damage extensive.
The fire began this afternoon and attracted a crowd to the palace but it was promptly brought under control by firefighters. The people at the palace said the incident was a minor one and did not affect the main sections of the palace.