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Six more victims of Lagos pipeline explosion confirmed dead

Six victims out of the 13 rescued by the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) during July 4, 2019 pipeline explosion fire at Ijegun, Igando/Ikotun Local Council Development Area, Lagos State, have died.
A wildfire has consumed a Toyota Car parked near the Senate building, University of Lagos, Akoka.

Fire razes car in University of Lagos

A wildfire has consumed a Toyota Car parked near the Senate building, University of Lagos, Akoka.
A Bus Rapid Transport bus was on Wednesday burnt beyond recognition on third mainland bridge in Lagos State.

Fire razes BRT bus in Lagos

The incident which resulted in a heavy traffic gridlock on the bridge had officials of the Lagos fire service, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) and Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) at the scene to put out the fire and also manage the traffic.
The Police in Lagos said they have arrested two suspects in connection with the kidnap of the Director of Fire Service, Lagos, Rasaki Musibau and six others.

Suspects: We took N5 million ransom to free Lagos Fire director

Two suspects allegedly involved in the recent kidnap of Lagos State Fire Service Director, Mr. Rasaki Musibau, and six others, had confessed collecting N5m ransom before releasing them.
The Police in Lagos said they have arrested two suspects in connection with the kidnap of the Director of Fire Service, Lagos, Rasaki Musibau and six others.

Police arrest two suspects who allegedly kidnapped Lagos fire service chief, six others

The Police in Lagos said they have arrested two suspects in connection with the kidnap of the Director of Fire Service, Lagos, Rasaki Musibau and six others.

Kidnapped Lagos fire service director, six others regain freedom

The acting Director, Lagos State Fire Service, Rasaki Musibau, and six other people abducted by suspected kidnappers have been released.
Lagos State Government has urged Lagosians not to despair over the abduction of the Director of the State Fire Service, Mr Rasaki Musibau, assuring that all hands are on deck to ensure that he returns safely with other victims.

Lagos: We’ll ensure safe return of abducted fire service boss, others

Lagos State Government has urged Lagosians not to despair over the abduction of the Director of the State Fire Service, Mr Rasaki Musibau, assuring that all hands are on deck to ensure that he returns safely with other victims.

Police have no clue about abducted Lagos fire service chief’s, kidnapers’ whereabouts

The police are yet to get any clue on how to track and apprehend the hoodlums behind the abduction of the acting director of the Lagos State Fire Service, Rasaki Musibau, and seven others who were kidnapped by gunmen along Itoikin-Epe road in Ikosi-Ejirin Local Council Development Area (LCDA) at the weekend.

Lagos fire service chief, six others abducted by gunmen

The Director of Lagos State Fire Service, Rasaki Musibau, and six others were abducted by unknown gunmen on Saturday night at about 8p.m., on Iwoye Bridge, along the Itoikin-Epe Road, Ikorodu.

Four rescued from another Lagos building collapse

Four people have been rescued from the building collapse on Lagos Island, Lagos.

Fuel truck explosion claims two lives in Lagos

No fewer than two persons and five vehicles were burnt on Wednesday morning at Barracks Bus Stop, along Mile 2 on Badagry Expressway after a 33,000 litre fuel tanker fell and exploded.
L-R: Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Information and Strategy, Mr. Fola Adeyemi; Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan; Special Adviser to the Governor on Information and Strategy, Mr. Idowu Ajanaku and Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Habib Aruna during a press briefing on the launch of a Reality TV Programme ‘Lagos Rescue’ by the State Government, at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, the Secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja, on Tuesday, January 8, 2019.

Lagos launches reality television show on rescue operations

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said it has launched a reality television programme to showcase the efforts and strategies of emergency management agencies before, during and after rescue operations, with the view to deepen safety of lives and property in the State.

Panic as fire engulfs filling station at Lagos airport

Major tragedy was averted yesterday when a filling Station managed by Forte Oil inside the Murtala Muhammed Airport premises was yesterday burnt by fire.

FRSC cautions motorists over tanker accident on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

The Federal Road Safety Commission has advised motorists travelling on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway to be cautious following an accident on the long bridge inward Lagos State.

Two leaking fuel-laden tankers on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

The Education Officer of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Commander Bisi Kazeem, in a message, confirmed that this “has caused serious traffic on the stretch”.

Killing small businesses softly

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For over three hours, fire disrupted banking services at head office of Ecobank Nigeria Ltd. on Ahmadu Bello Way, Lagos, on Monday.

Fire disrupts services at Ecobank head office

For over three hours, fire disrupted banking services at head office of Ecobank Nigeria Ltd. on Ahmadu Bello Way, Lagos, on Monday.
A tanker laden with fuel has reportedly caught fire on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, on the bridge near the Otedola Housing Estate.

President Buhari: Lagos fire incident shocking

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed shock and sorrow over Thursday’s fire incident in Lagos where many people are feared killed with several vehicles burnt.

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