We Don't Know Cause of Fire Yet - NEMA
By Ufuoma Egbamuno
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says it is unsure of the cause of the fire outbreak in the early hours of Monday at Abesan Estate, Lagos.
Spokesperson of the agency in the South-West Ibrahim Farinloye confirmed this to correspondent Ijeoma Esek. According to the NEMA South- West spokesperson, the Lagos State Fire Service personnel were on ground to ensure the fire was put out.
However, eyewitnesses told Nigeria Info FM correspondent Wemimo Adwewuni that the fire started in the early hours of Monday by people who brought in a Tanker to scoop diesel from an NNPC pipeline in the area.
Crucially, there were no causalities recorded as at the time of this report.
More details later...