Sunday, 13 January 2013

Many lives lost in Ogun State Pipeline Explosion

One of the surviving vandals
One of the surviving vandals

Over Fifty people have being feared dead yesterday over the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) pipeline explosion at Arepo Village, Owode, Ogun State.

An eyewitness account stated that the explosion came after an argument erupted between two of the  vandals who were struggling to siphon fuel from  the pipeline and it resulted into  a heated argument that made one of them who was armed with a rifle to shoot indiscriminately into the air and the bullet hit the ruptured pipeline and led to the explosion.

The picture of the victim above is one of the survivor of the pipeline explosion.


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