A loud explosion shook the Iju area of Lagos shortly before 3:30 this afternoon of Thursday, September 24, 2020 as thick smoke bellowed into the sky.
Iju is located between Agege and Ojodu Berger and is a thickly populated area in the Ikeja Local Government Area.
An eyewitness who called News Express said the explosion and was from a gas plant located around Iju Hills and close to Grailland.
Panic-stricken residents of Iju and surrounding communities such as Akute, Ajuwon, Ishaga, Fagba and Alagbole are asking for imemdiate intervention of the fire service and other emergency services.
Source: News Express