Mother, child burnt in Abeokuta tanker explosion

Mother, child burnt in Abeokuta tanker explosion

11/28/2021 5:58:00 PM

Mother, child burnt in Abeokuta tanker explosion

An official said the tanker driver was manoeuvring through bad portions of the road when the vehicle fell on its side.

November 28, 20211 min readA mother and her child were burnt beyond recognition on Sunday at Lafenwa, Abeokuta, when a petrol-laden tanker exploded and went up in flames.The Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun State, Ahmed Umar, confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abeokuta.

Embrassed Moments ! Celebrities are Caught on Camera Like This

Mr Umar said the tanker driver was manoeuvring through bad portions of the road when the vehicle fell on its side.He said also that the FRSC, the police, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps and the Fire Service were on ground, adding that injured victims were taken to the hospital.

“The two deceased were burnt beyond recognition. An angry mob who threw stones at security agents at the scene also destroyed a Fire engine.“The police were able to calm the situation and few of the hoodlums were arrested,’’ Mr Umar said.The spokesperson of the state’s Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps, Babatunde Akinbiyi, had earlier confirmed the incident to journalists. headtopics.com

Mr Akinbiyi said the tanker went up in flames because of the uncooperative attitude of people around the incident who were scooping fuel and engaging in other unwholesome acts which sparked the fire.He said the tanker had an axle problem and overturned at about 4:45 a.m. while making its way around Lafenwa, spilling its content on the road.

Tinubu: Why I believe I'll win presidency in 2023 | TheCable

He advised the general public to vacate the area, saying that TRACE, the police, the FRSC and the Fire Service were all on ground to put the situation under control.

Read more: Premium Times »

Enugu Woman Accuses Husband Of Murdering Their Daughters, Dumping Bodies In Deep Freezer

A trader, Millicent Amadigwa narrates how she got home from the market only to find her daughters in the freezer. The children were taken to the hospital whe...

THE BEARING: Can you speak your Mother tongue? II. 'The Hausa language'Download Here Hausa is a Chadic language, which is spoken as a first language by no fewer than 35 million people and as a second language by at Can you speak your mother Tongue, The Hausa language. Saboda gidan kura, Aki Jan kare? ALLAH ɗaga hausawa

Tears as three burnt to ashes in Abeokuta tanker explosion | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World NewsA tanker, loaded with Premium Motor Spirit (PMS or petrol) on Sunday morning exploded around Oju Irin in Lafenwa area of Abeokuta, Ogun state.

Panic as petrol-laden tanker explodes in AbeokutaSome shops in the axis were affected by the fire. Terrorists attacks

JUST IN: Petrol tanker overturns, explodes in OgunA tanker loaded with Premium Motor Spirit, popularly known as petrol, on Sunday, exploded in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital Ogun na state y fire 🔥 is d capital Abeokuta Everyday damn day tanker explosion

Many Feared Injured As Petrol Tanker Explodes In Ogun | Sahara ReportersThe tanker overturned early on Sunday around Oju-Irin, in the Lafenwa area of the city. lafenwa precisely

Kwara: Two petrol laden tankers in head-on collisionTwo petrol-laden tankers were involved in a head-on collision at the weekend in Kwara State. The accident occurred on Saturday, at about 17:25hrs at