BREAKING : Massive explosion rocks Lagos

A massive explosion which rocked Lagos on Sunday morning have left many houses destroyed in various parts of the state.

Worst hit areas are Ijegun, Ikotun, Egbeda, Abule Ado, Okotoa, Isheri Olofin, FESTAC, Satellite Town

According to an eye witness :

“The roof of our building is off and a nearby school is on fire,” a FESTAC resident said over the phone.

The cause of the explosion is yet to be ascertain but an official of the Lagos State Emergency Management Authority (LASEMA) said that a pipeline exploded around Abule Ado in Amuwo Odofin local government area of the state.

The Federal Fire Service tweeted that its men are making efforts to get information on the incident.

“We are in touch with our men in Fire Stations around Badagry and Festac, we are trying to gather more information as regards the reported explosion in Lagos State, Nigeria. We are on it,” the service tweeted.

More details shortly

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