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Tragedy Strikes As Two Petrol Laden Tankers Explodes On Otedola Bridge In Lagos [Video]
Kanyi Daily  - Two petrol laden tanker have caught fire on Otedola Bridge in Lagos State. We learnt that the tanker explosion occurred at around 2 am on Saturday morning, and the fire from the explosion is already spreading and destroying properties.

3 days ago
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Channels Television:
Tragedy occurred in the Otedola Bridge, Berger axis of Lagos State on Saturday following a tanker explosion. Confirming the development, the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said the incident occurred around 2.00 am involving a tanker ...
Linda Ikeji Blog:
A tanker laden with Petroleum product exploded on the Otedola bridge in Lagos state in the early hours of today October 17.
The Punch:
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has commiserated with the Lagos State Government and victims of the tanker explosion which occurred on the Otedola Bridge in the early hours of Saturday,...
Daily Post:
The Saturday morning explosion that occurred on Otedola bridge in Lagos was not fatal. The Lagos State Police Command made the confirmation in a statement.
Vanguard News:
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has commiserated with the Lagos State Government and victims of the tanker explosion which occurred on the Otedola Bridge in the early hours of Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020.
The Nation:
Agency Reporter The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NAN) has commiserated with the Lagos State Government and victims of the tanker explosion which occurred on the Otedola Bridge in the early hours of Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020.
The Guardian:
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NAN) has commiserated with the Lagos State Government and victims of the tanker explosion which occurred on the Otedola Bridge in the early hours of Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020.
Daily Times:
A tanker loaded with Premium Motor Spirit has exploded on Saturday, October 17 on Otedola Bridge, Lagos State. The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said the incident occurred around 2.00 am involving a tanker loaded with Premium Motor ...
The Cable:
A petrol tanker caught fire on Otedola bridge axis of Berger, Lagos state, in the early hours of Saturday.Advertisement Olufemi Oke-Osanyitolu, director-general of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA),
Naija Loaded:
There has been yet another tanker explosion on the notorious Otedola Bridge, Lagos. According to reports, two tankers laden with fuel exploded early hours of Saturday (2 am). The number of casualties as at press time uncertain.
Premium Times:
There was no life lost in the crash.
Yaba Left Online:
It’s been reported that in the wee hours of Saturday, 17th of October, 2020, there was a fuel tanker explosion on the Otedola link bridge in Lagos. Social media users who shared the videos online, reveal that the explosion occurred around 02:00am, ...
Olisa TV:
There has been yet another tanker explosion on the Otedola Bridge, Lagos. According to multiple reports, two tankers laden with fuel exploded early hours of Saturday (2 am), sending a fireball into the air.
TVC News:
A 40fit containerized Truck loaded with fabric had a brake failure while moving inward Berger and collided with a tanker loaded with 33000 liters of PMS thereby resulting in fire outbreak.
Page One:
There has been yet another tanker explosion on the notorious...
NNN:
NNN: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has commiserated with the Lagos State Government and victims of the tanker explosion which occurred on the Otedola Bridge in the early hours of Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020.
Signal:
The Police Command in Lagos State has said that no life was lost to the accident which involved two tankers..
Ripples:
Two fuel tankers have exploded on the Otedola Bridge, Lagos in the early hours of Saturday around 2am. The number of casualties as at the time of filing this report was uncertain. Details later….
Nigerian Observer:
Lagos – An head-on collision between a 40feet container truck and a petrol tanker has resulted into an explosion on the Otedola Bridge along LagosIbadan expressway on Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the accident occurred at 2.00 ...
Pulse Nigeria:
No fatality was, however recorded in the in incident.
Laila Blog:
Nigeria News | Laila's Blog Tanker explosion on Otedola Bridge There has been yet another tanker explosion on the notorious Otedola Bridge, Lagos. According to reports, two tankers laden with Read More >> Tanker explosion on Otedola Bridge Sanya Agunbiade
News Diary Online:
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has commiserated with the Government and people of Lagos State and especially the victims over the unfortunate tanker explosion [...] The post Otedola Bridge Explosion: NNPC commiserates with victims, Lagos ...
The Street Journal:
Victor Ogunyinka For the umpteenth time, there has been yet another tanker explosion on the notorious Otedola Bridge, Lagos. According to reports, two tankers laden with fuel exploded early hours of Saturday (2 am).
The Will:
CO, October 17, (THEWILL) – Lagos residents living along the Otedola bridge area were woken up rudely by multiple tanker explosion early Saturday morning. The explosion occured on the bridge inward Lagos. A source at the scene puts the time of ...


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