A pipeline explosion has been reported in Lagos around Abule Egba and U-turn area of Ifako Ijaye. The cause of the explosion is yet to be known, but thick smoke could be seen hovering in the sky.
A Twitter user who posted the video told our correspondent that the strength of the fire is so powerful, and could be felt several metres away from the actual spot
Pipeline explosion at Ile-epo, Ekoro Axis of Abule -Egba Lagos state. Relevant authorities should please move into action. @trafficbutter @channelstv @NigeriainfoFM @LASGWorks @COS_LASG pic.twitter.com/DSf6AT5XXM
— Prince Joel Mbadiwe (@Joelmbadiwe) January 19, 2020
Pipe line explosion at Abule egba Alimosho,Lagos state.this exactly 8:52 pm 19th January 2020. pic.twitter.com/Lu5pHjTvpn
— Olusegun Iselaiye (@iotama22) January 19, 2020
This fire is far too much! We need help of fire safety in Abule Egba and eviron. Right now….
Pls rebroadcast…. The whole area is on fire! pic.twitter.com/S4zucwXVYv
— TEA1 (@Easytop1) December 19, 2018