There is panic at the Ayobo Ipaja area of Lagos State over a gas explosion that occurred in the area on Friday, 24th day of December, 2021 (Christmas Eve)
This burgeoning news platform understands it happened around 1 am on Friday – Christmas eve.
“A powerline at Peace Estate, Two storey, Baruwa Ipaja fell and houses are being burnt by the fire it caused.” A source has said
The Chairman of Ayobo-Ipaja Local Council Development, Mrs Bola Shobowale, confirmed the development to our correspondent on the telephone.
“It is true. It happened around 1 am,” she said.
When asked about the number of casualties, she replied, “I am not in a position to state that. But the explosion is true.”
Residents of the area, who took to social media to seek help, hinted that there were casualties.