Leaders of the Nationwide Meeting have commiserated with victims of the pipeline explosion that rocked Abule-Ado space of Lagos on Sunday.
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan and Speaker of the Home of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, in separate statements, known as on the related authorities to get to the foundation of the incident, with a view to forestalling a reoccurrence.
My coronary heart goes out to the individuals of Abule Ado, particularly the victims of the explosion, in Amuwo Odofin Native Authorities Space. I additionally sympathise with the individuals and Authorities of Lagos State over the incident
Could I name on all of the businesses of presidency to do diligent work to determine the reason for the explosion to avert a reoccurrence, Gbajabiamila stated.
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Equally, Lawan condoled with all those that misplaced family members within the incident, whereas urging the state authorities to get to the foundation of the incident.
The blast which was attributable to human error and aggravated by gasoline cylinders led to the demise of no less than 17 individuals and about 25 injured.
Properties price tens of millions of Naira weren’t spared because the blast destroyed belongings of individuals in an space the place petroleum pipelines cross by means of.
The NNPC GMD, Mele Kyari, has additionally known as on Lagosians to keep away from the Proper of Method of the Company.