• Four Critically burnt As Fuel Tanker Explodes On Ajaokuta Bridge

    Four Critically burnt As Fuel Tanker Explodes On Ajaokuta Bridge

    Not less than four persons were burnt beyond recognition yesterday when a fuel-laden tanker burst into flames on the River Niger Bridge after Itobe in Ajakuta Local Council of Kogi State.

    It was gathered that the tanker driver and the conductor had tampered with the fuel tanker at Itobe near Ajaokuta, where they might have sold out some of the fuel and, in the process, they could not properly cover the valve which started gushing fuel onto the bridge.

    About 14 members […]