Lagos Explosion Not Caused By Pipeline Vandalism
The acting coordinator of Lagos Territorial Office of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) Mr Farinloye has said that the explosion that occurred earlier today in Abule Ado area of Lagos state is not caused by pipeline vandalism has been reported by news agency.
It will be recalled that around 9am today (Sunday) there was an explosion at the Abule Ado area of Lagos state, the explosion that the sound was heard from people staying in FESTAC, Agege, Ikeja and many more, and initial report suggested that the explosion was due to a vandalized pipeline.
However, NEMA has stated that the report is untrue and in their subsequent bulletin, more update will be given about the incident.
Explosion rocks popular Onitsha market
It was a tragic Tuesday in Onitsha city as one of the popular markets in the commercial city got rocks by an explosion.Chemical explosion incident occurred at Government line, ọgbọ ọgwụ, head bridge market Onitsha, many feared dead. The explosion was said to have brought down of the buildings.The number of casualties is yet to be ascertained as at the time of this report.Goods worth millions of naira got destroyed.
Gas Explosion Rocks Abia; 6 Die
No fewer than six persons have been killed at a gas explosion in Owaza, Ukwa West local government area of Abia State.Though the details of the victims are yet to be ascertained, the incident occurred at about 9:50 am on Sunday, the victims stormed an illegal oil refining site in Owaza.They were said to have used a gas cylinder to disconnect an oil pot which exploded in the process and killed the six on the spot, a source who pleaded anonymity
Victims of Kano Gas explosion meet Buhari face to face
Injured victims and family members of those involved in last week’s Kano gas explosion on Monday met with President Muhammadu Buhari.The meeting, which was held at the palace of the Emir of Kano, afforded the President the opportunity to express his condolences, describing the incident as unfortunate.The victim’s relatives were accompanied by various community leaders resident in Sabon Gari Kano, including Chief Nicholas Ibekwe, the Eze Igbo, and all assembled at th...
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