Looting as fire guts Next Cash and Carry supermarket in Abuja
Fire gutted Looting as fire guts Next Cash and Carry supermarket in Abuj Next Cash and Carry, a popular supermarket located along Ahmadu Bello way, Kado-Kuchi area of Jahi- Kado expressway, Abuja.
It was understood that looting is ongoing at the scene as people cart away what they can lay their hands on from the supermarket.
Ugo Huan, the spokesperson of the Federal Fire Service, advised residents to avoid the areas as firefighters are battling to put out the fire and prevent its spread.
“The Service has turned out firefighters to the scene, who are currently fighting the fire,” Huan said.
“Members of the public are to take note and avoid that route.”
Huan said firefighters from over three different zones, including the FCT fire service, were at the scene fighting the fire.
The spokesperson said the cause of the fire was not known yet as further investigation would be done to ascertain the likely cause of the fire