A house belonging to former Chief of General Staff, General Oladipo Diya located on Adekunle Fajuyi Road in the Government Reservation Area  Lagos was  gutted by fire on Saturday

As at press time, the cause is still unknown but emergency services including fire service and police were on hand to put out the fire.

The State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni led other agencies including the Rapid Respond Squad to the scene.

The retired Lt. General was reportedly not at home as at the time of the incident. The fire was put out at almost 7:00 p.m.