Eight Killed As Explosion Rocks Lagos Community
By Amie T. Camara
Afrinity Production confirmed the dead of Eight people following a gas plant explosion that occurred in the Ipaja area of Lagos on earlier today.
According to a statement by the Director-General of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, the incident occurred around 6:00 am, destroying several properties.
While further assessment of the area is still ongoing, a tweet by the emergency response agency, disclosed that an initial disaster assessment revealed that eight fatalities have been identified.