LASEMA begins demolition of distress buildings in Lagos
The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, has said the agency had started demolition of distressed buildings in Lagos Island...
How swift emergency intervention rescued Lagos hotel explosion victims
The Management of the Healing Stripes Hospital has disclosed that its emergency teams salvaged the gas explosion situation at Four Points by Sheraton Hotel by rendering first aid service to the victims and informed the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency...
Three injured in Four Points hotel gas explosion
Three persons were injured on Wednesday in a gas explosion that occurred at Four Points by Sheraton Hotel, Oniru Victoria Island, Lagos State. “On getting to the scene of the incident, a gas cylinder was said to have exploded within the vicinity of the hotel," Lagos State Emergency Management Agency said in a statement on…
Electric pole, cable gut fire under Lagos bridge
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) says a detached Power Holding Company of Nigeria electrical cable on Sunday resulted in fire under the Odo-Iya Alaro Bridge inward Ojota.
Oil tanker burns on Otedola Bridge, Lagos
The Lagos Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) says a tanker loaded with 33,000 litres of petrol with registration number KJA-900XR, on Saturday burnt fire on the Otedola Bridge.
Two children die in Lagos gas explosion
Two children were killed in a gas explosion in Lagos on Thursday morning, the state emergency response unit said. Twenty-three other persons were severely affected by the explosion that happened at Aduke Street, off Ojo Road, Ajegunle, Apapa. Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) director-general Dr Femi Oke-Osanyintolu confirmed that the two children were burnt…
LASEMA prevents potentially disastrous fire at Lagos Civic Centre
The Fire Response Unit of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) in collaboration with the State Fire Service prevented a potentially disastrous fire at the Civic Centre in Lagos at midnight on Wednesday.
Petrol tanker bursts into flame in Lagos
A petroleum tanker loaded with 33,000 litres Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), yesterday went up in flame at Pipeline Bus Stop, along Ayobo Road, Ipaja, Lagos.
Lagos agencies discover containers with rotten edibles
Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) and the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) following a tip-off have discovered containers with rotten edibles in the Apapa area of the state. A joint action team, comprising the Director-General (DG)/Chief Executive Officer (CEO), LASEMA, Olufemi Oke-Osanyitolu and General Manager of LASEPA, Dr. Dolapo Fasawe, while conducting an…