Bad road results in tank explosion at Ojo barracks along badagry express, Lagos State Nigeria.
Early this morning at about 3am, there was a tank explosion at Ojo barracks along badagry expressway in Lagos state. Residents are currently finding it hard to go about their daily routines as the tank explosion have also caused a major traffic in the area.
Pls ignore Lagos Badagry express way today as a tanker fell off the road and exploded with fire @ barracks b.stop . Two other vehicles have been caught in the inferno and fire service informed .pls go through egbeda iyana ipaja to prevent multiple explotion.#LagosBadagryexpway
— Matthew Ige (@esgarmath) January 30, 2019
The road have been in a very bad condition with resident complaining to the state government who have done nothing about it. According to eye witnesses, there are no casualties but two vehicles has been completely burnt down.
"@esgarmath: Pls ignore LAGOS BADAGRY EXPRESSWAY today as a tanker fell off the road and exploded BARRACKS b.stop . Two other vehicles have been caught in the inferno and fire service informed .pls go through EGBEDA IYANA IPAJA to prevent multiple explotion. #LAGOSBADAGRYEXPWAY pic.twitter.com/I5FR14xe76
— GIDITRAFFIC (@Gidi_Traffic) January 30, 2019
The tank explosion at Ojo barracks will further bring more pressure to the current government; as Governor Akinwunmi Ambode is already facing impeachment. This is after report emerged that Lagos state House of Assembly is moving to impeach him.