BREAKING: (LAGOS, Abule Egba) An oil pipeline has just caused an explosion at Abule Egba in Lagos Sunday 19 January 2020, with the fire spreading across the area as people scamper for safety.
The explosion occurred around the evening time, with estimates placing the incident at 8:50PM local time. Residents and pedestrians around the area can be seen scampering around while a massive fire burns.
At 9:40PM, the fire continues to burn, and there are currently no rescue teams or fire fighting teams on the ground to put out the fire.
Watch the videos of the fire explosion caused by an oil pipe in Abule Egba in the user-generated videos below.
Another video shows the fire at Abule Egba spreading, while residents wait for fire fighters.