The head office of Unity Bank Plc situated in Victoria Island, Lagos, was on fire early this morning.
The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained. The bank, in a statement via its Twitter handle revealed that the situation is currently under control.
The statement reads thus:
“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.” the statement concluded.