Lagos ,the commercial capital of Lagos today was in flames , over fifty vehicles reported burnt. A tanker carrying PMS was caught in flames causing untold havoc to motorist and damages worth over 100 million naira
In a country that is infra structurally deficit, most of the gas stations prefer using the major roads to ferry premium motor spirit (Fuel) kerosene and other inflammable products. This is situation sometimes cause untold inferno and destruction. Most of the trucks are in very bad shape and sometimes the drivers ill trained and unruly.
The Lagos state government is doing everything to contain the fire and ensure that it doesn’t spread to other sensitive places. Alausa is the seat of Lagos and the capital of the city, the fire happened during the peak period of the day when folks are going home. As of 11.00 PM people are still stranded.