BREAKING: Explosion: Lagos Govt Sets Up N2 Billion Relief Fund For Victims

The Lagos State Government has, announced its plan to set up a N2 billion relief fund for victims of Abule Ado fire explosion.

The state governor, Babajide Sanwo-olu, made this known in a press conference on going at the state’s secretariat on Monday.

The fire incident killed at least 15 people and rendered many persons homeless.

POLITICS NIGERIA reported how explosion occured after a truck hit gas cylinders in the area.

The Lagos State Emergency Authority (LASEMA); the Lagos Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA); the State Safety Commission; the Lagos State Fire Service; the Lagos State Ambulance Services (LASAMBUS), as well as the Nigerian Civil Defence (NSCDC), the Nigerian Navy and the military are among the state and federal agencies were at the scene of the incident to ensure the safety of residents.

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Kabir Adejumo

Adejumo Kabir is a graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. He is a great researcher with dozens of investigative journalism awards to his name at the national and international level. He loves community journalism and supports all aspects of public enlightenment. He has experience writing well-researched and impactful reports for several online publications. He is the Director of Campus Press Hub and Author of Campus Journalism Beginners' Handbook. He has also been shortlisted for the DAME Awards for his contributions to Journalism

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