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Official: Five Dead, 20 Injured, 150 Displaced In Abule-Egba Pipeline Fire



Paul Dada

The Lagos State Emergency Agency, LASEMA has confirmed that five people were killed in the pipeline fire that rage at Abule-Egba on Sunday.

20 people according to LASEMA suffered injuries while 150 were displaced.

The agency also revealed that 11 Buildings and 17 shops were razed while 33 trucks, cars and three tricycles were burnt.

According to the breakdown given by the Director-General of LASEMA, Dr. Oluwafemi Oke-Osanyintolu, the human casualties were three adult males, one adult female, and a five-year-old child.

Below is the official breakdown of the losses recorded in the fire.

Five fatalities (5)
3 Adult Males ,
1 Adult Female
1 female child aged 5yrs
Twenty (20) people were treated for minor injuries and discharged at the scene. 150 people including Children were displaced

Buildings affected
No 18 Musa Erimo street (a storey building)

Joel Nnadede street;
No 7 (a storey building)
No 20 ( a bungalow)
No 1 (Bungalow)
No2 (Bungalow)

Hamed Sodiq street ;
No8 (Bungalow)
No4 (Bungalow)
No2( 2Storey building)

NNPC power line road
No 45 Bungalow
No47 Bungalow
No49 Bungalow

Attached shops
17 shops

33 trucks
3 cars
3 tricycles (Keke)

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