Tanker explosion claims 12 lives in Benue – FRSC
The Federal Road Safety Corp (FRSC) has confirmed the death of 12 persons in a tanker explosion accident that occured at Oshigbudu, Agatu Local Government Area of Benue.
Tanker explosion kills four in Delta
A tanker explosion in southern Nigeria has killed a woman and three children while severely burning 11 others, an official said Saturday...
Power transformer, shops razed in Anambra tanker explosion
An electricity transformer and shops were razed in a fire explosion on Wednesday night when a diesel-laden tanker crashed near a petrol station in Agulu, Aniocha local government area of Anambra State.
Tanker explosion kills nine in Osun
Many road users died yesterday in multiple accidents that occurred along the Ilesa-Akure highway, Osun State. It was gathered that the accident occurred around 11:35a.m. at Erin-Ijesa, a town in the Oriade Local Government Area of the state.
Iju-Ishaga tanker explosion: 30 injured, 23 buildings, 15 vehicles destroyed – Official
The Director-General, Lagos Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu has confirmed that 30 adults were injured, 23 buildings and 15 vehicles were also destroyed by the Iju-Ishaga tanker explosion. Oke-Osanyintolu made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) after putting out the fire at about 6:00 pm on Thursday…
Fire guts over 50 shops, houses in tanker explosion
• Woman crushed to death in Ekiti Five houses and 49 shops were gutted by fire in an explosion that occurred at Lambata town, Gawu Babangida Local Government Area of Niger State on Sunday night when a tanker loaded with 36,000 litres of PMS collided with a trailer. However, no life was lost, as the…
Two escape death as fuel tanker explodes in Bauchi
Two persons escaped death in an accident involving a 33,000-litre fuel truck, which fell and exploded in front of the Federal Polytechnic gate, Gwallamaji, Bauchi
20 feared dead as tanker explodes on Benin-Sapele highway
Tragedy occurred yesterday along the Benin-Sapele-Warri highway when a tanker carrying petroleum product fell and exploded around the popular Koko Junction section...
Woman, baby burnt to death, buildings razed in Onitsha tanker explosion
A woman and her baby were burnt to death while more than 40 buildings were razed in a tanker explosion at Upper Iweka area of Onitsha, Anambra State. Over 500 lock-up shops were also gutted by the fire along with the Iweka street market leading to Ochanja and Menax markets.
Tanker explosion destroys six buildings, shops in Onitsha - FRSC
Not fewer than six buildings and shops were burnt on Wednesday at Upper Iweka, on Onitsha/Awka Road in Onitsha, after a 33,000 litre Diesel tanker fell and caught fire. The Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Anambra Command, Mr Andrew Kumapayi, confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Awka.