Firefighters have arrived at the scene of the Owerri Airport fire and are now attempting to put it out.
General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu confirmed the development as she called it a bush fire.
An24.net earlier reported a fire outbreak at the airport.
The fire outbreak occured at the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri.
The cause of the fire still remains unknown.