Nigerian gas tanker explosion kills at least 35

A smoke and fire are seen during a gas explosion in Lafia, Nigeria, September 10, 2018, in this image obtained from social media. Courtesy Twitter/@FAUXHEMIAN_/via REUTERS

ABUJA (Reuters) – At least 35 people were killed on Monday and hundreds injured when a gas tanker exploded in northern Nigerian state of Nasarawa and started a blaze, the state emergency agency said. The State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) official said the accident happened at a petrol station along the Lafia-Makurdi road linking the […]

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