Gas explosion injures two in Abeokuta
Barely 24 hours after an explosion rocked the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential library, another gas explosion has occurred at the premises of the CSCC construction yard, at the Onikoko area of Abeokuta.
According to Nigerian Tribune, two people were seriously affected by the explosion and were rushed to a nearby hospital for medical attention.
It was gathered that a cylinder filled with gas exploded when it was not in use.
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The burst cylinder affected many buildings along the Onikoko-Adigbe axis, vehicles, and a teacher in a classroom at St. Louis College, Abeokuta.
The State Commissioner for Special Duties, Barrister Femi Ogunbanwo, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry, Mr. Kehinde Onasanya, and other officials of the state, paid an on the spot assessment of the scene of the incident.