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Many Buildings Destroyed As Explosion Rocks Ondo State

Many buildings have been destroyed in an explosion which happened along Akure-Owo road in Ilu Abo town, Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State.

Ondo State

In the early hours of today, around 1am, a violent explosion occurred which destroyed many buildings and also injured residents in Akure, Ondo state.

As of the time of this report, no death has been recorded but more 50 persons were confirmed injured.

Reacting to the incident, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, said via Twitter, “I’ve been briefed by security agencies in the state concerning the loud blast that was heard in Akure. I will be at the scene to assess on the advice of heads of our security agencies. I ask that all citizens remain calm as we ascertain details of the incidence.”

See his tweet;


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