Tag: explosions

Recurring pipeline explosions in Lagos

By Segun Michael Adeyemi   SIR: The unending incidents of pipeline explosion in Lagos State is becoming worrisome and requires a full-fledged action plan from the Lagos State government and…

● Non-Compliance With Guidelines Fueling Gas Explosions, DPR Warns

The Department of Petroleum Resources has warned that the pattern of gasoline explosions throughout the nation might persist if operators proceed to violate its security tips. The DPR had reported…

Explosions rock Shell, Agip gas pipelines

Explosion was reported on Monday to have rocked a gas pipeline operated by Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) and Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) at Ikarama community, Yenagoa Local Government…

Two injured in Ebonyi kerosene explosions

By Ogochukwu Anioke, Abakaliki Two women have been inflicted with severe skin burns in separate kerosene explosions in Abakaliki, Ebonyi. The incident, which involved 70- year-old Mrs. Elizabeth Igwe and…

4 feared killed in Maiduguri explosions

Barely 24 hours after suspected Boko Haram insurgents attacked the convoy of Borno Governor, Babagana Zulum, four people were killed in a twin explosions in Maiduguri, yesterday. The  explosions occurred…

BREAKING: Twin explosions rock Maiduguri

Timothy Olanrewaju, Maiduguri Twin explosions have occurred in a commercial area in Maiduguri. The explosions occurred in a shop at furniture lane in Customs Area of the city at about…

Tankers explosions: FRSC diverts traffic on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

(Yemi Adeleye, NAN) The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has announced diversion of traffic on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, following an explosion involving four trailers on Sunday morning at Kara Bridge. The…