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Arepo Pipeline Fire Controlled, As NNPC Shuts Product Supply

Posted: Jul 23, 2015 at 4:38 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

 

The fire from the explosion at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) pipeline at Elepete, Arepo in Ikorodu area of Lagos had been put off as the corporation shut down product supply through pipeline.

Reports indicate that calm has returned to the area, except for the presence of security operatives deployed to guard the area.

It was also observed that some people had come in search of the bodies of their relatives or friends who may have fallen victims of the fire that killed scores on Wednesday.

Reports also have it that a resident reportedly died of heart attack during the explosion.