Lagos: Fire engulfs NNPC filling station


A huge blaze on Monday engulfed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation’s filling station at Kayode junction on College Road in Ifako, a suburb of Lagos.

The cause of the fire was not known but it was said to have engulfed nearby houses and shops.

The Federal Fire Service responded swiftly to the blaze by deploying trucks in the scene.

The fire caused much panic as people died their homes for fear that it might spread quickly.

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