The Supreme Court on Monday, revealed that a section of its building was engulfed by fire, adding that no casualty was recorded.
The fire incident is coming, barely few days after the 2023 presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, and his counterpart in the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi, filed their cases at the apex court, seeking a nullification of the Presidential Election Petition Court’s judgement.
According to him, the cause of the fire was electrical issues from one of the Chambers of the Justices and was put out with the use of fire extinguishers.
A source who spoke with the platform on condition of anonymity said the fire started around 6 a.m.
It was gathered that the cleaners on duty and some of the workers who resumed early for work early detected the fire and raised the alarm.
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