Otedola Bridge Fire Leaves Seven Buses Burnt

Fire broke out on Otedola Bridge, Lagos early on Saturday and burnt seven buses. This was confirmed by the Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service via its Twitter handle. The agency, however, said it had doused the fire. “Otedola Bridge  The Fire involving Seven Vehicles at the Otedola Bridge area has been doused by @LagosRescue […]

Breaking: Fire Razes Shanties In Ebute Metta

A fire outbreak at the Ondo-Ibadan axis of the Okobaba sawmill, Ebute Metta, Lagos State, has left many shanties razed. The fire, according to reports, started in one of the shanties and quickly spread to others. As of the time of filing the report, residents and firefighters had been unable to put out the fire. […]

One Dead, Two Injured In Road Accident – LASEMA

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency has revealed that one person died in a road accident that occurred at Oniwaya junction on Capitol Road, Agege. The deceased is an adult male. Two other adult males sustained various degrees of injuries in the road accident. LASEMA in its situation report said, “Upon arrival at the scene […]

Switch Off Your Electronics After Usage – LASEMA Boss Warns Lagosians Against Fire Outbreak

Members of the public have been urged to ensure their electronic appliances are switched off once not in use to prevent voltage surges.     The Director General of Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu gave the charge in a statement after a fire outbreak was put out at Alade Market in […]

Shock As Man Is Found Dead In His Car In Lagos

On Friday, in Lagos, a man was found dead in his car along CMD Lane, Magodo, leaving everyone shocked at the situation. The disclosure was made at the scene of the incident in Lagos by Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA). Oke-Osanyintolu said the paramedic team from the organization responded to […]

Tanker Burst Into Flames At Oshodi

On Thursday morning at Toyota Bus-stop, Oshodi, Lagos, a fuel-laden tanker went up in flames. The 44,000 litter-tanker dropped sideways on the still busy Expressway, when it was still on the move. Men from the Lagos State Fire Service, the State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, and National Emergency Management Agency NEMA and other related agencies […]

Update on Kara Bridge Explosion

Following the previous attempt in which our responders were attacked, the agency and responders, accompanied by security reinforcements, were able to return to the scene and contain the fire resulting from an explosion which was caused by an overturned petrol tanker containing 45,000 litres of fuel. Post-disaster assessment is as follows: 2 fatalities (driver of […]

Tanker Explosion kills 28 Year Old Man

Reports suggest that a tanker  explosion in Lagos State has killed one 28-year-old man, Sanusi Moruff. The Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA) revealed this  stating that the accident happened at the Fadeyo area of Lagos State. In a series of tweets on Monday, the agency said the corpse of the deceased had been handed over to […]

Seven Dead, Five Injured As Building Collapse In Eti-Osa

Seven persons have been reported dead after a building collapsed at No, 60 Odo Street, Obalende in Eti-Osa Local Government Area of Lagos State.   The Director General of Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Lasema, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu in a statement made available to newsmen said ten persons who sustained minor injuries were treated on […]

LASEMA Confirm Two Dead In Auto Crash

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, have announced that two persons have been confirmed dead in different auto crash actross the state. LASEMA’s spokesperson, Nosa Okunbor in a statement on Sunday said the agency while responding to a distress call on a road crash at Okokomaiko inward Iyana Isashi LASEMA rescued a critically injured […]