Identifier IBD028933
Title Pipeline Explosion, Imo
Description Several people lost their lives and several others were injured during an explosion from an illegal oil bunkering site. It was reported that the incident when some hoodlums were scooping oil from the site into a tanker. It was also reported that several properties were destroyed.
Start date 2024-01-30
End date 2024-01-30
Duration 1 Day(s)
Place Obitti Community
Number of death(s) 28
Number of death(s) according to police NaN
Number of death(s) according to press 28
Causes of violence fire/explosion, oil distribution
Sources of information Daily Trust (30 ) , Nigerian Tribune (25 ) , Vanguard (30 )
LGA Ohaji/Egbema