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JUST IN: Fire guts Stanbic IBTC bank branch in Ikeja

Information reaching InsideMainland has it that a section of the Stanbic IBTC bank in Allen, Ikeja, Lagos Mainland, was razed by fire few minutes ago.

Luckily, no life was lost to the incident, but a number of cars were damaged as owners rushed to drive them out of the building.

It was learnt that the fire started at the generator store of the building before affecting other parts of the building including the bank.

A was quoted as saying “there was a lot of spilled diesel on the floor where the car was parked, and the fire started shortly after the driver went inside the building.”

Meanwhile, the fire was put out rescue operatives shortly after. Presently, operatives of Lagos State Neighborhood Safety Corps (LSNSC) and policemen are around the scene to maintain order in the environment.



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