Posts Tagged ‘fire outbreak’

Fire outbreaks: Lagos records four incidents in two hours

by Seun Adeuyion February 8, 2020
Four fire incidents were recorded in different locations in Lagos State within two hours on Friday. The state fire service said it attended to the emergencies between 1.2apm and 3.18pm at a furniture showroom in Badore, Ajah; a burning truck on Third Mainland Bridge and bush fires on Shagamu Road, Odogunyan and International Trade Fair […]

No Christmas service at Notre Dame for first time in 200 years

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 22, 2019
Notre Dame Cathedral will not hold Christmas services for the first time in more than 200 years, following the fire that devastated the Paris landmark in April, officials confirmed. It will be the first time since 1803 that the 850-year-old cathedral has not held Christmas services, spokesman Andre Finot told CNN on Sunday.The cathedral — a UNESCO World […]

BREAKING| Popular Soul Lounge in Abuja gutted by fire

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 17, 2019
The popular Soul Lounge located in Kubwa, Abuja was on Thursday gutted by fire. Mr. Eli Mathias, Assistant Superintendent, Fire Service, Kubwa Division told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the fire incident started at about 6:15p.m. Mathias said according to inquiries made at the scene of the fire outbreak, the cause of the […]

Chevron confirms oil well fire incident, takes active steps to extinguish it

by Ikokwu Ikembaon April 29, 2019
Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL), operator of the joint venture (JV) between the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and CNL (NNPC/CNL JV) confirms that at about 10:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 18, 2019, a fire was observed at the Ojumole Well No. 1, an idle and plugged well with no flowline connected to it. Ojumole field […]