Breaking: Nigerian Army headquarters on fire

A section of the Nigerian Army Headquarters complex in Abuja has been engulfed in fire.

The fire is attributed to faulty electrical installations at the facility.

A statement by the Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Mohammed Yerima said Electrical fault sparked a minor fire incident at the Army Headquarters Complex, Abuja, Tuesday morning.

“The incident which happened at about 10.15 am was as a result of a minor electrical fault in one of the offices.

“The Army Headquarters complex is currently undergoing some renovation involving electrical rework.

“The Nigerian Army Fire Service Department has since put out the fire. No casualty was recorded during the incident and normalcy has since returned to the complex”.