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4 Killed In Badagry Gas Plant Explosion.. Survivors Blame Gas Leak For Disaster

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January 16, 2018 – 4 Killed In Badagry Gas Plant Explosion.. Survivors Blames Gas Leak For Disaster

4 persons were killed and scores injured on Monday when another gas plant exploded in Badagry, Lagos.

According to eyewitnesses, the explosion was triggered while some shop owners were offloading cooking gas around 9am.

Vehicles, six buildings near the shop and six gas cylinders were destroyed in the explosion.

A survivor, Mr Segun Adebunmi, told NAN : “It’s a testimony that I’m alive as I escaped the scene by whiskers’’.

An eyewitness, Mr Tope Alabi, said the explosion destroyed cars parked on the street.

“I heard a loud bang and the glasses of cars were shattering and the next thing I saw were human parts littering the whole place.

“The security agencies responded promptly; so the situation was contained; so it didn’t escalate,” he said.

A senior official at the General Hospital, Badagry, who asked not to be named, confirmed that four bodies had been deposited in the mortuary. He added that several others suffered severe burns.



  1. fifelomo

    January 16, 2018 at 8:08 AM

    May their souls rip.

  2. J. B. Hunter

    January 16, 2018 at 2:49 PM

    I NOTICED THAT MAN IS SURROUNDED by too many deaths. Apart from Natural deaths, we have death by accident, talking about accident, there are different types;
    -Road accident,
    -Plane crash,
    -Boat mishap,
    -Fire accident,
    -Domestic accident,
    -Fall to death.

    Others are, death from food poison, death from illness, death by snake or dog bite, killed by dangerous wild animan, beast, monster, death in battle, death by arrow or sword, death by stray bullet, killed by ritualists, kidnappers, hired killers, secret cult, witches, attack from your home.

    Death by hunger, kidney failure, hypertension, death by charm, death by building collapse, mudslid, killed by terrorists=fulani herdsmen/boko haram.

    Death by a quack health personnels doctor or nurse. Death by stampade, committing suicide, death by firing squad or by hanging etc….

    Of all these deaths, YOU who‘s reading this comment and I, shall die a natural death.
    Thanks for reading.

    I take a stroll…

  3. J. B. Hunter

    January 16, 2018 at 2:57 PM


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