Kerosene explosion in Ikono Ibom Clan, Uyo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom has left two children of one Mr. Nsikak Michael dead, with three others injured.
The incident was said to have occurred when Mr. Michael, who operates a small poultry farm near his residence in Ikot Enyingne Ikono, was trying to light up a lantern to keep the birds warm in their cage.
The Nation quoted the victim as saying: “I bought kerosene from a filling station along Idoro road […]
A fatal accident involving a trailer and a commercial bus popular referred to as Danfo, in Lagos state reportedly left two persons dead with no fewer than ten persons critically injured.
The accident happened on Friday at about 5pm along Jakande Estate of Festac-Mile 2 area of the state.
Eyewitnesses told newsmen the driver of the trailer lost control of the break and in his attempt to stop the moving trailer, he ran into the Danfo from which some passengers were alighting.