Challenge area in Ibadan was thrown into pandemonium as gas explosion rocked the area. The explosion occurred as a result of gas leakage.
The incident occurred near Hephzbah Petroleum and Gas Limited, a new dispensing gas plant industry in the state. A Volkswagen Passat with the number plate PH381KJA parked within the vicinity of the industry was also affected.
The four victims of the gas explosions are Oyelani Muftau, Muili Ahmed, Ismail Raji and Paul Sunday. They were taken to Lad Medical Centre in the area for treatment.