Scene of the pipeline explosion at Isheri, Lagos
By Wale Akinola
Many people were feared killed as an oil pipeline exploded in Ijegun -Ikotun area of Lagos this morning.
Reports blamed the explosion on the activities of pipeline vandals.
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Chaos reigned in the area as residents woke up and ran from their homes.
The fire, according to residents, started around 3 am. They said there was no sign of firefighters as at 6 am.
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