By Ayodele Oluwafemi
The source and the cause of the fire which ravaged the headquarter building of Unity Bank in Lagos are yet to be ascertained the bank has said.
One of the floors of the headquarter building of the bank was ravaged by an early morning fire.
The fire was, however, brought under control by the fire service before it could spread to other floors.
Confirming the development, Unity Bank, in a statement noted: “We regret to inform the public that there was a fire incident on one of the floors of our Head Office building early this morning.
“The cause of the fire incident is yet to be ascertained but the fire service has intervened and has brought the situation under control. While the extent of damage is being assessed, we are happy to note that there was no casualty or loss of life as a result of the incident. From current observations, however, the Banking Hall and other strategic business areas were not affected.
“We are grateful to all the Agencies and volunteers that supported in bringing the incident under control. Further developments regarding the incident will be communicated as it unfolds.”