Kano: Minister visits victims of gas explosion, poisonous leakage

June 4, 2022 Paul Okah, Abuja 0

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, has visited victims of a gas explosion and poisonous chemical leakage. On Thursday, an explosion occurred at a Liquefied Petroleum Gas refilling shop, while it was being discharged at Sheka quarters, Kumbotso Local Government Area (LGA), leaving at least 27 victims with various degrees of burns and Read More

[Breaking] Kano explosion: Death toll rises

May 17, 2022 Editor 0

Report from Kano state gas explosion incident indicates that the death of recorded casualties have reached nine as at Tuesday evening. This was disclosed via a tweet by the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs on Tuesday. The Ministry’s tweet reads, “9 dead bodies have been recovered so far from the rubble of a collapsed building beside a primary school following explosions Read More

The Mushin gas explosion

November 29, 2021 Blueprint 0

The recent gas disaster that occurred in Ladipo in the Mushin Local Government Area of Lagos state is one tragedy too many. The tragedy occurred at the popular Ladipo Spare Parts Market located along Ojekunle Street. By the time the last explosion was heard, about five people, including a 10-year-old boy, had lost their lives. Several others were seriously injured Read More