There was confusion in the early hours of Wednesday, when fire gutted the Yaba building of the West Africa Examination Council, WAEC.
AFRIPOST gathered that several people are still trapped in the building when this report was being filed even as the fire had not been completely put out yet.
It was learnt that the fire outbreak was caused by power surge in one of the offices and it has spread to other parts of the building
The fire had broken out at the middle of the high-rise building as those trapped in the building were seen frantically calling for help.
Men of the Lagos State Fire, Rescue Service and other emergency responders have been mobilized to the scene.