OMG! Another black Sunday in Lagos as pipeline explosion rocks community, many houses destroyed (video)

Confusion and anguish are currently rocking some communities in Lagos state after residents, on Sunday, March 15, woke up

Confusion and anguish are currently rocking some communities in Lagos state after residents, on Sunday, March 15, woke up to an explosion that has reportedly destroyed many houses and other property.

Another black Sunday in Lagos as pipeline explosion rocks community, many houses destroyed (video)

The Cable reports that the pipeline explosion affected communities like Ijegun, Ikotun, Egbeda, Abule Ado, Okotoa, Isheri Olofin, FESTAC, and the popular Satellite Town.

In some cases, it was learnt that the explosion brought down the roofs of buildings causing panic which resulted to residents scampering to safety.

The Lagos authorities and the state’s emergency management authority have confirmed the incident saying it was a pipeline explosion and that it happened around Abule Ado in Amuwo Odofin local government area.

At the time of this report, rescue efforts were said to be ongoing as men of the federal fire service had mobilised to the scene.

Federal Fire Service@Fedfireng

We are in touch with our men in Fire Stations around Badagry and Festac, we are trying to gather more information as regards the reported explosion in Lagos State, Nigeria. We are on it.

Federal Fire Service@Fedfireng

Our men are on ground. steer clear of the area. Be safe out there, Safety is not negotiable.

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I R U N N I A ™@Irunnia2

Pipeline explosion in Festac

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harbiolarOmo_march@MisterAbiola

Pipe Explosion around Amuwo Odofin area in Festac & Surulere axis.

Check up on your loved ones around that axis

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poetic-jvstice@ic_ju

Trem festac 7th avenue after the explosion.

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