Monday, September 23, 2019, a fire broke out within one of the premises of CWG Plc; located at Lekki Phase 1, around 10:30am.
The building affected currently serves as a storage unit for the location; with few personnel operating there, the Company said.
A statement signed by the Group Head, Brand and Marketing Communications of CWG Plc, Anthonia Ehanmo, shows that immediate action to contain the fire was undertaken, as staff in adjoining premises were safely evacuated.
“The eventual containment of the fire was achieved when Officers of the Fire Service Units arrived at the scene, ensuring the confinement of same, to avoid damage to other surrounding structures.
“There was some level of material loss with the building; thankfully, no injury or loss of lives were recorded as a result of this incident.
“Whilst we wait on the official investigation to the cause of the fire, we wish to express our immense appreciation to our Staff, neighbouring community and indeed the dedicated men of the Fire Service Stations for their swift intervention and assistance in quelling the situation.
CWG Plc is dedicated to safeguarding the health and safety of its employees in all the locations/Countries we operate in and will ensure we maintain the highest standards of same in this regard.
“We appreciate everyone who reached out to us during the incident,” Ehanmo said.
For over 25 years CWG Plc delivers ICT Solutions that add value to organisation’s operation, meet and exceed expectation and delivers them right first time and all the time.