Nigerian Ports Authority On Fire.
Onyxnewsng reports that three offices on the sixth floor of the Broad Street wing at the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Headquarters in Lagos on Wednesday, gutted by fire.
This online news platform understands that the fire incident was made public in a statement by agency’s General Manager Corporate and Strategic Communication, Olaseni Alakija.
The fire which was said to be minor burnt two desktop tables and other furniture on the sixth floor.
However, the Fire Service Department ensured that the fire was put under control.
According to the statement, “In line with safety protocols, the affected floor has since been cordoned off and investigations are ongoing to ascertain the actual cause of the fire.
“The fire affected one office where two desktops, tables, chairs and other furniture were lost. Two other adjoining offices were affected by smoke and soot.
“The Management of the Authority appreciates the prompt response and professionalism of the Authority’s Fire service and security departments and wishes to assure all stakeholders and the general public that no sensitive documents were lost and normalcy has been restored and that our operations have not been disrupted in any way.”