The silhouettes of people can be seen trying to stop a massive 

The silhouettes of people can be seen trying to stop a massive fire in Ebute Metta, a neighborhood in Lagos, Nigeria, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013. A massive fire ripped through this neighborhood of sawmills and slum housing Tuesday afternoon along the banks of the Lagos Lagoon. Emergency officials could not be reached for comment, though there were no fire trucks present hours after the blaze started. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)
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The silhouettes of people can be seen trying to stop a massive fire in Ebute Metta, a neighborhood in Lagos, Nigeria, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013. A massive fire ripped through this neighborhood of sawmills and slum housing Tuesday afternoon along the banks of the Lagos Lagoon. Emergency officials could not be reached for comment, though there were no fire trucks present hours after the blaze started. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)
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