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Ogun Pipeline explosion: we can’t confirm any loss of life – Police

Heavy pipeline explosion rocked the Ilara community in Ogijo, Ogun State on Sunday night after suspected vandals had alleged broken a Petroleum pipeline in the area.

Our correspondent gathered that the explosion which started at about 10 pm on Sunday July 1st, resulted in members of the community fleeing their home for safety.

The Ogun Police Public Relations Officer, Deputy Superintendent of Police Abimbola Oyeyemi, who spoke with our correspondent on telephone said personnel from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation( NNPC) have shot the source down to curtail the fire.

As at the time of filling this report, Oyeyemi said it cannot be confirmed f any life had been lost as a result of the inferno.

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