One Killed, Others Injured As Explosion Rocks Lagos!

One person was killed on Monday as a result of an explosion that occurred under the bridge linking Amuwo Odofin Housing Estate and FESTAC Town in Lagos. A policeman was also injured in the blast.

The dead victim of the blast was said to be the Chairman of the sand dredgers who operate under the bridge who went by the name Pius Oladele. The injured policeman’s leg was shattered by the explosion which was believed to have been caused by a bomb. It was gathered from some of the officers at the scene that the device that went off had a battery which was cemented to some explosive agents, a fact that was corroborated by the Area Commander of the Police, Dan Okoro who was at the scene disclosed that the deceased was killed by a small explosive device.

Men of the Police Bomb Squad moved in soon after.

Author: NewsAdmin

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