The old National Assembly Complex, this afternoon went up in flames, destroying several property.
The Renaissance gathered that the fire started around 3.00 pm, from the second floor of the complex, near the Tarawa Halfway Square.
The fire had spread to the sixth floor before the Julius Berger, NEMA, LASEMA and the Lagos State Fire Service could mobilise to the scene.
The Public Relation Officer of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mr Ibrahim Farinloye confirmed the incident.
According to him, offices of the National Poverty Eradication Programme (NAPEP), Federal Ministry of Agriculture and the Accountant General office were affected.