Ogun State Govt Investigates Recurring Gas Explosion, Seals Off Retail Outlet

The Ogun State Technical Team is investigating the causes of multiple gas explosions in Abeokuta and has sealed off a retail outlet. Five different gas explosions at different parts of the state capital have left about six people dead while another eight were injured. The Technical Team which comprises the Police, the Department of State […]

Gas Explosion Hits Obasanjo’s Library, 2 Feared Dead, 3 Injured

Two persons have been feared dead following a gas explosion that rocked the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital in the early hours of Thursday.   An eyewitness said “a routine cleaning was being done when one of the gas cylinders in the event centre exploded.   Gistongist gathered that the […]

Ogun State: 3 Killed In Gas Explosion

Gas explosion has killed three persons in the Igbore area of Abeokuta South Local Government Area of Ogun State. The Public Relations Officer of the Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), Babatunde Akinbiyi, confirmed the incident which occurred on Wednesday. He stated that four other persons sustained injuries from the explosion which occurred […]

Lagos State Shaken As Has Explosion Rocks Amuwo Odofin

There was palpable apprehension in Amuwo-Odofin LGA of Lagos state after a gas explosion rocked the community. The explosion was said to have happened around 7pm on Tuesday at Iyasoko street, Agboju, Amuwo-Odofin. Nosa Okunbor, spokesperson of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), confirmed the incident. He said officials of the agency are on […]

Eight Confirmed Death In Lagos Gas Explosion

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, revealed that so far eight people have been recorded dead in the gas explosion which rocked part of the state on the early hour of Thursday. Speaking on the explosion that happened in Baruwa community, in the Alimosho Local Government Area of the state, the Director-General, LASEMA, Olufemi […]

Gas Explosion: 217 People Injured in Iran

The nation of Iran has had its share of the incessant explosion experienced across the globe as chlorine gas canister exploded causing 217 People to sustain different degrees of injuries.   The explosion which happened in Chardavol county in Ilam province occurred when the gas was being transported by a truck in West Iran.   […]