Explosion rocks gas plant near Redemption Camp on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.


An explosion has occurred close to the Redeemed Christian Church of God camp on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

The explosion, as confirmed by the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), was caused by a truck ladened with gas that burst into flame only a few metres away from the camp.

While no casualty has been confirmed, reports stated that the loud explosion caused panic amongst residents with many earlier suggesting that it could have been a bomb blast by terrorists.

An explosion has occurred close to the Redeemed Christian Church of God camp on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

The explosion, as confirmed by the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), was caused by a truck ladened with gas that burst into flame only a few metres away from the camp.

While no casualty has been confirmed, reports stated that the loud explosion caused panic amongst residents with many earlier suggesting that it could have been a bomb blast by terrorists.

NAIRAMETRIC