A fire outbreak has occurred at the headquarters of the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) located in Maitama, Abuja on Wednesday morning.
POLITICS NIGERIA reports that this is coming exactly one week after the headquarters of the Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation was gutted by fire.
According to reports, the fire is said to have engulfed the last floor of the seven-storey building, destroying valuables and other items.
It was learned that the building is located in an area where there are top government offices such as the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) among others.
Confirming the fire outbreak, the Registrar-General of the commission, Garba Abubakar, said no lives was lost to the inferno, adding that all documents are safe.
Abubakar said that as soon as the fire outbreak was noticed, men of the Federal Fire Service were quickly mobilised to put it out.
“There was a minor fire incident at the CAC today (Wednesday) which was quickly extinguished by the men of the fire service.
“However, there was no loss of document or lives,” he told Punch.