Oil Bunkers Cause Destruction Of Properties, Several Casualties At Abule Egba (Photos)
Residents of Abule Egba, Lagos have suffered losses of various buildings, vehicles and several casualties as oil bunker led to an explosion in the area.
According to reports, the inferno was caused by some residents of the area who allegedly broke a Petrol pipeline and tried to scoop fuel from it.
Many parts of the Abule Egba bus stop was affected by the massive explosion which affected the houses behind Tantalizers, Wema Bank and former Mobil/Mr. Biggs.
The Lagos Fire Service men were at the scene to keep the fire in control but many losses were incurred despite their efforts.
The number of human casualties has not yet been given by the authorities but it could be ascertained that some lives were affected by the fire.