Fire Breaks Out at Canadian High Commission in Nigeria
Blaze Erupts at Canadian High Commission in Nigeria
A fire has broken out at the High Commission of Canada in Nigeria, located at 13010G, Palm Close, Diplomatic Drive, Central Business District in Abuja. According to Vanguard reports, the cause of the fire remains unknown at this time. Images circulating online show smoke billowing from the building.
The incident occurred around 11:30 a.m. on Monday, prompting the evacuation of staff and vehicles from the premises. The High Commission of Canada plays a crucial role in providing visa and immigration services to individuals seeking to visit or immigrate to Canada. Additionally, it offers services to Canadian citizens residing in Nigeria and Canadians in Equatorial Guinea and Sao Tome and Principe. The cause of the fire is yet to be determined, and further details will be provided as the situation develops.