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BREAKING: Army headquarters gutted by fire


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The Nigerian Army has reported a fire outbreak at its Headquarters complex in Abuja.

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It attributed the cause of the inferno to faulty electrical installations.

The Director, Army Public Relations, Mohammed Yerima, in a statement on Tuesday, said the inferno was caused by faulty electrical installations.

He said: “Electrical fault sparked a minor fire incident at the Army Headquarters Complex, Abuja, Tuesday morning.

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

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“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”.

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