Many persons are feared dead after a gas cylinder exploded in Ajao Estate, Lagos State.
A report says two people have died and nine shops burnt as the explosion rocked Afariogun area in Ajao Estate.
Director General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Dr. Femi Oke-Osanyintolu said the agency received a distress call and rushed to the scene of the event.
Huge gas explosion in Ajao estate here on Lagos. Several people are dead, many feared missing. Another tragedy in a popular residential area of Lagos. When will our government start monitoring pipelines AND TERRORISTS?
9.48pm🚒#bbnaija2020 #ajaoestate#BBNaijialockdown2020 pic.twitter.com/6AVlmuzzrW
— Laycon 💡 (@EfeleKvng) July 28, 2020
JUST IN: Gory sights as cooking gas explosion hits Ajao Estate in Lagos pic.twitter.com/9TYBk2U9B1
— TVC News (@tvcnewsng) July 28, 2020
More video from the gas explosion scene in Ajao Estate in Lagos pic.twitter.com/YCLJmrPDPs
— Vyrãl Treñdz (@TheVyralTrendz) July 28, 2020
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