Over 200 buildings are believed to have been gutted by fire following a pipeline explosion at the Abule Egba area of Lagos.
The fire, which started this evening, was alleged to have been caused by vandals who were attempting to siphon fuel from an NNPC pipeline.
According to eye witnesses, the fire has spread to u turn, Katagwa and Ilepo areas and is said to still be spreading.
No word on casualties has so far been reported.
More details later…