Fire guts NNPC station in Lagos


An inferno has broken out at an NNPC filling station along College road Ifako Ijaiye in Lagos.

Sources said a tanker inside the filling station had caught fire which has now spread to nearby buildings.

Men of the State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) and the state fire service as well as Federal Fire Service are on ground to quell the fire.

DG/CEO of LASEMA, Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyitolu who led his men to the scene said efforts are ongoing to combat the inferno.

“Rescue and operation is ongoing while we appeal to members of the public to keep away and allow the responders to complete their work,” said the DG.

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