A causality has been confirmed in the gas explosion that rocked the Ijebu-Ode area of Ogun State, leaving one person reportedly burnt to death.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, confirmed that the gas explosion occurred on Sunday at the Golden Estate but security operatives have been drafted to the scene.
“One person died and his corpse has been taken to the state general hospital morgue in Ijebu-Ode.”
Oyeyemi said, “No one sustained injury. The explosion affected one person who died immediately while others scampered for safety.”