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Another gas explosion kills five people in Lagos

by Kunle Awosiyan
Gas Explosion

At least five persons have been confirmed dead in a gas explosion at Baruwa Ipaja in Lagos.

The South-west Zonal Coordinator for the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Ibrahim Farinloye said preliminary assessment has revealed that 44 buildings were affected, as well as one school, one event centre, 89 shops, one church, one tricycle, gas tankers, 23 electric poles, two transformers and one motorcycle.

He said five bodies have been recovered and three injured person including a woman and two children evacuated to the intensive care hospital due to the degree of burns.

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