The World Trade Centre building located in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja was on Monday gutted by fire.

According to an eyewitness report, the fire started from the top of the skyscraper which dots the skyline of Central Business District, Abuja.

First responders including firefighters have since been drafted to the incident scene.

The World Trade Centre brand is global trade hubs in more than 90 countries including Nigeria. The trade hub began in 1939 in New York, United States and eventually spread to other parts of the world.

The cause of the fire at its Abuja building is yet to be ascertained.


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