A petrol tanker has burst into flames at the obalende area of Lagos State. The tanker belonging to the NNPC was said to have tipped over before bursting into flames in front of the Oando filling station. Several persons have been reportedly injured while one person has been killed in the incident.
NNPC filling station at Yaya Abatan area of Ogba, Lagos State has been gutted by fire. The fire has reportedly started affecting nearby houses. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained. However, firefighters are said to be having difficulties in putting out the inferno. Some nearby houses are also reported to have […]
A section of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) headquarters has been gutted by fire. The National Commissioner in charge of Information and Voter Education, Mr Festus Okoye, confirmed this to reporters on Friday, April 17, 2020, in Abuja, the nation’s capital. He revealed that the inferno affected the Department of Electoral and Party Monitoring […]
Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has visited the scene of the fire incident that razed some shops in Dugbe market, Ibadan, on Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Governor Makinde, who was accompanied by a number of Government officials, on Thursday, April 16, 2020, told the victims and a crowd of sympathisers, who had converged on […]
The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) headquarters located in Abuja was gutted by fire. This comes exactly one week after the headquarters of the Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation was gutted by fire. The fire, according to sources, occurred on Wednesday morning, April 15, 2020, at the seven-storey building located in Maitama, Abuja. The […]
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, observed a minute silence to honour victims of Sunday’s March 15, 2020, Abule-Ado explosion today March 18, 2020, in Lagos State. The meeting, was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Emergency Management Officials have recovered three more bodies as emergency operations continue at the scene of the Abule-Ado explosion in Amuwo Odofin Local Government area of Lagos State. The bodies were recovered from the rubbles of the building which collapsed following the explosion.
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his Deputy Hamzat visited the scene of the explosion at the Abule-Ado area in Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of the state, on Monday, March 16, 2020. The explosion which occurred on Sunday, March 15, 2020 rocked neighbouring areas, as lives and properties were lost. The Director-General of the […]
The Director-General of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, has revealed that at least 17 bodies have been recovered, while 25 casualties are being treated for injuries from the pipeline explosion that rocked Abule-Ado area of Lagos state on Sunday, March 15, 2020. Oke-Osanyintolu made this known in an interview with […]
A massive explosion has hit Abule Ado, a community in Amuwo Odofin Local Government area in Festac, Lagos State. The loud bang was heard at about few minutes after 9:00a.m on Sunday, March 15, 2020. While the cause of the explosion is still unknown, a resident of Festac, which borders Abule Ado, said many people […]