Several persons were feared dead following the explosion at Ashoba (near Abule Odo) in Amuwo Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos.
Also, reports on the incident revealed that students of Bethlehem Girls, a boarding school in Amuwo were seriously injured in the unfortunate incident.
The aftershocks of the explosion were reportedly felt in Okota area of Lagos.
— Black Sunday : Boarding school students being rescued after their building got affected by the pipeline explosion on 7th avenue in Festac Amuwo Odofin , Lagos.
— The Viral Trendz (@TheViralTrendz) March 15, 2020
“@ambode44: The Children from Bethlehem school, just beside the point of Explosion had to be whisked over the Fence, many Injured. @Gidi_Traffic #Abuleado Pipeline Explosion, Festac pic.twitter.com/8lUvul1j2n
— GIDITRAFFIC (@Gidi_Traffic) March 15, 2020
Bethlehem Girls Boarding School in Festac Students running, some of them are bleeding with injuries & few reports of Death.
Call any Parent you know that has a child there & pray for safety 🙏🙏pic.twitter.com/uQJu9MpxtR
— King Nonny 👑 (@Zaddy_nomso) March 15, 2020