Information just reaching us now that a gas explosion has just occurred in Iju area of Lagos bordering Ogun State.
The explosion was said to have occurred around 3.30pm at Cele bus stop ,Iju, Lagos. it was also reported that a few people were injured with serious burns.
It is yet to be confirmed the number of casualties, as no news of any deaths has been announced yet.Many buildings around the area were also affected by the gas explosion.
As at the time of receiving this report , the Lagos state fire service and the Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA) were on ground trying to put off the fire and help the injured to the hospital while securing the area.
More details later.