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Tayo Alasoadura donates N2 million to tanker explosion victims

Sen. Tayo Alasoadura, representing Ondo Central Senatorial District on Saturday donated N2 million to victims of the recent Akure tanker explosion, to alleviate their plight.

Five die in Ondo tanker explosion

Five persons were, on Wednesday evening, confirmed dead in a tanker explosion which occurred in Akure, the Ondo State capital.
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Lagos government begins identification of Otedola Bridge tanker explosion victims

The Lagos state government says it has commenced the identification of the victims of a petrol tanker explosion that took place at Otedola Bridge, Berger, on Thursday.

Lagos PDP condoles with Otedola Bridge explosion victims

The Lagos State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday condoled with victims of Thursday’s Otedola Bridge tanker explosion in the state.
A tanker laden with fuel has reportedly caught fire on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, on the bridge near the Otedola Housing Estate.

Death toll in Lagos tanker explosion rises to 12

According to him, 10 bodies were recovered from the scene of the incident (as opposed to the nine initially reported) the tenth being an infant, while two of the seven survivors later died in the hospital.
L-R: General Manager, Lagos State Transport Management Authority (LASTMA), Mr. Wale Musa; Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Dr. Taiwo Salaam; Commissioner for Transportation, Mr. Ladi Lawanson; Commissioner for Information & Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan and his counterpart for Special Duties & Inter-Governmental Relations, Mr. Seye Oladejo during a press briefing to announce the restriction of fuel tankers to designated trailer routes and directive to obtain road worthiness certificate, at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, the Secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja, on Sunday.

Tanker explosion: Lagos issues 30-day ultimatum to articulated vehicles to obtain road worthiness certificate

Following the tragic tanker explosion on Otedola Bridge inward Ojodu Berger along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway which claimed lives and property, the Lagos State Government on Sunday restricted movement of Fuel Tankers to designated trailer route going forward.

Minister Fashola commiserates with Lagos government over tragic tanker explosion

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN, has commiserated with the government and people of Lagos State over the tragic tanker explosion which occurred on Thursday evening outward Lagos towards Ojodu Berger.

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