The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency LASEMA Has Confirmed Five Persons Dead So Far in the Lagos Ikeja Tanker Explosion.
A Statement by the Chief Operating Officer of the Agency Olufemi Oke- Osanyetintolu also Confirmed that Opic Plaza And Sheraton Hotel were affected and twenty two Vehicles Burnt And Thirteen Persons Rescued.
According to the statement, the Agency received a distress Call on Thursday Shortly before Mid Night Concerning the explosion.
The Tanker was reported moving from Maryland inward Ikeja when the incident occurred.
The Fire ragged for Several hours ,an incident that lead to the evacuation of guests to safety at Sheraton Hotels Ikeja.