Fire Guts Great Nigeria Insurance Building in Lagos!

The Great Nigeria Insurance House on the Lagos Island area of Lagos State was on Monday gutted by an early morning fire.
The incident was believed to have left one person dead while two others were injured as a result of the fire that affected a number of floors in the complex which has different businesses inside it.
.Findings revealed that the fire was first noticed around 5 am. While some speculated that the fire started from the power generating set, some others opined that it started after a power surge. No official cause has been attributed to the fire as of the time of filing this report.
Firemen were on ground to combat the raging inferno but the fire could not easily be brought under control as it had spread to the third floor of the 25-story building as of Monday afternoon. Not less than 12 trucks of water had been expended as of that time.
Injuries were sustained after alarm was raised that the building was about to collapse and people scampered for safety. Efforts were still on to control the inferno as of the time of filing the report.

Author: NewsAdmin

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