There has been a fire outbreak at the Federal Inland Revenue Service area (FIRS) office in Katsina state.
The office complex is located directly opposite the Muhammadu Dikko Stadium in Katsina, the state capital.
According to a report by SaharaReporters, there was a fire incident at the newly constructed office block of the Federal Inland Revenue Service area office in Katsina State.
The media outlet also reported that, the extent of damage could not be ascertained and there was no report yet that anyone was injured in the fire.
Though the cause of the fire remains unknown as at the time of filing this report, smoke could be seen billowing from one of the buildings, on Monday 20th, July, 2020.
The FIRS fire incident adds to the series of fire outbreaks that had hit key government offices in the country.
Few months back, the office of the Accountant General of the Federation in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, was caught in flames.
The fire started from around the third floor of the treasury House, razing the building upwards including the Accountant General’s office and most of the important offices.