Nationwide Chief of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has condemned the pipeline explosion in Abule-Ado space of Lagos, demanding that those that have fingers within the incident ought to be punished.
In an announcement on Sunday from his Media Workplace, signed by Tunde Rahman, Tinubu commiserated with households and relations of those that misplaced their lives within the unlucky incidence.
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He stated: I strongly condemn this incident. I commiserate with households and relations of those that died. I additionally sympathise with those that misplaced their valued property.
Of their recollections and so as to avert related incidence in future, the authorities should get to the basis of this incident and curb the incessant pipeline explosion within the space.
All those that had a hand on this explosion, together with those that acted in methods to place lives in danger and hard-earned possessions in jeopardy should be punished, irrespective of how extremely positioned they could be, he insisted.
Channels TV reported that the demise toll from the incident has risen to at the very least 17, with about 25 folks injured.
Buildings, vehicles and different properties owned by folks within the space and environs have been destroyed by the impression of the blast.