A Twitter, @seunomis who shared some photos wrote: “Guys a tanker just freaking caught fire beside first Oando filling station LAGOS IBADAN EXPRESSWAY 3 seconds after passing it. Lagos Ibadan about to be blocked AF!”
Another user, @olucheye wrote: “Guys LAGOS IBADAN, around OTEDOLA round about is a NO GO AREA. OnGoing as we speak.”
Channels TV reports that not less than 30 cars were burnt in the inferno.
The RRS said its men were “on ground to manage the situation.”
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