At about 10am, NjenjeMediaNews gathered that the Supreme Court Nigeria building located in Abuja, the Nigerian capital, is on fire.
The fire is said to have started at the Supreme Court building complex, located in the Three Arms Zone, Abuja. The cause of the fire is electrical according to eye witness who spoke to NjenjeMedianews on the condition of anonymity from the Supreme Court said that the fire was first noticed around 9:30am and it seemed to have started from the building housing the offices of three justices of the Supreme Court.
The witness further stated that the fire service personnel arrived the scene as soon as they were informed about the fire incident and have been battling to contain the fire.
The witness also added that no life has been lost in the incident but the fire service personnel are doing all they can to prevent the fire from spreading to other parts of the building.
The fire incident has caused a great deal of panic among the staff and visitors of the Supreme Court. Many of them were seen running in different directions in an attempt to save themselves from the fire.
NjenjeMedianews will keep you updated as soon as more information becomes available.