The Nigerian National Petroleum Company has commiserated with the Govt and folks of Lagos Explain and severely the victims over the sorrowful tanker explosion which took place on the Otedola Bridge, in Lagos, within the early hours of Saturday.
Per reviews, the sorrowful incident took place when a container truck loaded with fabric experienced a brake failure and collided with a 33,000ltrs gasoline tanker loaded with Top class motor spirit (PMS), belonging to a downstream operator, the impact of which resulted within the fireplace outbreak.
A statement by the Company’s Team Unprecedented Manager, Team Public Affairs Division, Dr. Kennie Obateru, acknowledged that whereas the Team Managing Director, Mallam Mele Kyari commiserates with the victims, the Lagos Explain Govt and Lagosians on the total, he feels severely sad about the re-incidence of these events which can also have been performed with out.
The GMD admonished motorists and downstream operators to continue to verify strict adherence to security rules and regulations in reveal to lead clear of these sorrowful incidents that continuously end result in loss of lives and property.
Dr. Kennie Obateru
Team Unprecedented Manager
Team Public Affairs Division
Nigerian National Petroleum Company
NNPC Towers, Abuja.
17th October, 2020