Horror! Lagos Gas Explosion Leaves Two People Dead, Over 20 Injured (Video)

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Scene of the Ajegunle gas explosion 

Scene of the Ajegunle gas explosion

Two persons were said to have died and over 20 others seriously injured in a horror gas explosion that happened in Ajegunle, Ajeromi Ifelodun Local Government Area of Lagos State.

The incident happened at Aduke Street, late Tuesday, eyewitnesses said.

The PM News quoted  the Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Dr. Femi Oke-Osanyintolu, as confirming the incident.

Oke-Osanyintolu reportedly added that two children were burnt to death in the incident.

He said, “Upon arrival at the scene of the incident, it was discovered that a gas cylinder store had exploded as a result of gas leakage.

“Further investigations revealed that the fire was ignited as a result of a call being made by an unidentified resident near the gas retailing shop.

“The fire escalated to other nearby shops and a bungalow behind the shops.

“Unfortunately, two children (male and female) lost their lives and multiple burn casualties were recorded — 23 in number,” he said.

Oke-Osanyintolu disclosed that all the casualties were being evacuated to the Burn Unit, Gbagada General Hospital, Lagos.

See the video of the fire incident tweeted by Tombara:

Happening right now in Aduke street off ojo road ajegunle Apapa..Gas explosion.. pls we need help, the fire service ain’t picking up😭 na pure water and gutter water them dey use fight fire.. over 20people burnt,especially children! 2dead already.. pic.twitter.com/fv11zkxXVj

— Tombara (@tombara_b) November 27, 2019
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Wat a pity may God help us

Amen


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Idris Khadijah
1 month ago

So sorrowful 


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Asogwa Kingsley
1 month ago

Wao so horrible indeed


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Abraham Ominyi
1 month ago

Lagos state


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is so pity indeed
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May God save lagos 


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Franklin
1 month ago

Gas explorer 


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Princewill
1 month ago
This gas pollution in Nigeria is getting out of hand government should do something
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Onwusa Favour
1 month ago

God help us ooo


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I really feel for them, poor guys may the Lord heal them


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This is a tragedy


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Lagos state and gas explosion hmmmm, sorry for the victims 


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Ola Wealth
1 month ago

Haa over 20 injured


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What a pity rest in peace 


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Na so every time,explode


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God safe oo


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Sarah Okolo
1 month ago

Lagos gas explosion


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Mannir Abdullahi
1 month ago

Two people died


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Udah Joseph Ogah
1 month ago

It’s well


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Chinaza Isaac
1 month ago

It a pitty


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