Two die as explosion rocks Gbenga Daniel’s hotel



Two persons were feared dead on Tuesday in an explosion that shattered Conference Hotel in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.

The hotel is owned by a former governor of the state, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, and is located at the exit gate of the State Secretariat in Oke Mosan, Abeokuta.

Witnesses said a welder and his assistant were trying to fix a door in the hotel when their cylinder exploded.

Both men died instantly while the explosion caused much damage to the exotic hotel.