The Federal Civil Servce Secretariat Abuja was gutted with fire early Saturday, morning causing pandemonium in the Federal Capital Territory.

The fire, according to eyewitnesses began from the Ministry of Tourism located on the third floor of the secretariat.

As at the time our correspondent arrived the place, some electronic gadgets, including computer had been destroyed by the fire.

However the earlier arrival of men of the Federal Fire Service averted more damages.

It was learnt that the fire was observed by some security personnel who raised the alarm which drew the attention of emergency rescue workers around the area.

The Director-General, Federal Capital Territory Emergency Service, Alhaji Abass Idriss stated that the fire had been brought under control.