Dozen Killed in Nigeria After Leaking Oil Tanker Exploded
At least 12 people have died after an overturned oil tanker exploded while people were scooping up the leaking fuel.
Guardian, 4 January 2019
An unusual fear greeted Friday morning in Ikorodu area of Lagos as a tanker bearing petroleum product fell and spilled its content on the road. Read more »
Deutsche Welle, 12 January 2019
Locals fear many more of those who were attempting to scoop up leaking fuel may be dead. At least 22 people were taken to local hospitals with serious burns. Read more »
Vanguard, 12 January 2019
No fewer than 60 persons were feared dead yesterday when a tanker loaded with Petroleum product fell and exploded along Odukpani LGA axis of the Ikom-calabar Highway near the… Read more »