The ghastly pipeline fire that razed parts of Abule Egba yesterday Sunday 19 January 2020 has left serious tolls on Lagosians and Nigerians.
What is left for most of the victims of the unfortunate fire incident is the warmth of the condolences of their leaders.
See the reaction of Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and PDP 2019 Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubaka to the shocking fire disaster at Abule Egba below.
“My thoughts and prayers are with the families & businesses affected in the unfortunate incident at Abule Egba. We are thankful for the brave members of LASEMA & our fire service that swung into action working all night to reduce the impact. Pipeline Vandals will be shown no mercy,” Governor Sanwo-Olu shared on Twitter.
“We must work together to ensure man made incidents like Abule Egba are avoided. Security and information gathering along volatile corridors will increase and a stronger synergy with communities must happen. We all have a role to play.”
See how Atiku reacted to the fire outbreak at Abule Egba, Lagos below.
“My thoughts and prayers are with the families of those who lost a dear one in the pipeline explosion at Ile Epo around the Abule Egba area of Lagos in which scores of property were also destroyed. -AA.”
We are hearing news of casualties at the Abule Egba pipeline fire outbreak, but we cannot confirm what the death toll is at the moment.
We will bring you a full account of what happened and how many lives were lost in the fire incident in a follow up post.