Survivor  fund Youth Investment Fund Portal INEC Recruitment 2020 of Ad-hoc Staff
Connect with us

National News

Phone call causes gas explosion in Lagos, 4 Dead, 23 Injured

Published

on

The explosion was said to have occurred because of a phone call, according to LASEMA. Those who suffered burns have been evacuated to the Burns Unit, Gbagada General Hospital Following a gas explosion in Lagos on Thursday., November 27, four people have reportedly lost their lives while 23 were injured.

The incident was said to have occurred at Aduke Street, Ifelodun local council development area of Lagos state. The Nations reports that among the dead people were two kids. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, the director-general of Lagos Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), said only 23 were injured. Going further, he said those who suffered burns have been evacuated to the Burns Unit, Gbagada General Hospital.

He said five persons including three children and two adult female were seriously burnt and currently admitted at the Gbagada hospital. “Further investigations revealed that the fire ignited as a result of a call being made by an unidentified resident which escalated to other nearby shops and a bungalow behind the shops. Read more:

RSS
Latest Jobs in Nigeria

Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Trending News