Fireworks Blaze Rips Through Central Lagos

Al Jazeera
Publication Date:
26 December 2012

An explosion at a fireworks warehouse has caused a huge fire in Nigeria's largest city, Lagos. At least one person died and around thirty were injured. Al Jazeera's Iain Bruce reports.


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