Abeokuta - Activities of suspected vandals have led to a pipeline explosion in an oil pipeline belonging to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation at Arepo. The pipeline is located along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway
No one was killed in the explosion believed to have been caused by vandals numbering over 20 , reports ThisDay
The explosion, which sparked a huge fire was still raging till late in the night on Sunday.
Ibrahim Farinloye, South-west Zonal spokesperson of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA),, said the NNPC and other agencies were expected to converge at the scene on Monday to secure the scene as well as put measures on ground to put off the smoulder.
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