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Fire engulfs Lagos power station




FIRE has engulfed the New Idumagbo Injection Power Sub-Station at Adeniji Adele Phase 2, Lagos.

The ICIR gathered that the fire incident was reported at about 2:42pm as the necessary authorities battled the fire, stopping it from spreading.

A statement signed by the Director, Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service, Margaret Adeseye, said the fire fighting efforts were supported by the Federal Fire Service, the Nigeria Police and the Lagos State Neighbourhood Safety Agency.

The statement informed the general public that an investigation was being done to unravel the cause of the fire, adding that an update would be made available as the situation demands.

It also stated that there was no casualty in the incident.

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