Fear in Anambra as Another Petrol Tanker Laden with Fuel Explodes in Onitsha.
Barely few hours after a petrol tanker rammed into Ochanja market in Onitsha, Anambra State, destroying lives and properties worth billions of naira, another fuel tanker conveying petroleum product was reportedly seen on fire again today.
The new tanker tragedy occurred in the early hours of Friday, October 18, 2019, in Amagba Phase 2, Onitsha area of the state. the latest inferno has thrown resident of Anambra into fear as the situation is very lethal.
At the time of this report, casualty figures cannot be confirmed nor can the cause of the incident be ascertained. But video circulating on the internet shows onlookers on the site of the exploded tanker.
It could be recalled that we had reported a similar incident just few hours ago, which destroyed lives including mother and her baby, properties worth billions were also destroyed.
Although the cause of this current fuel tank fire has not been confirmed, but people were seen watching the situation.
— gisthour (@gisthour) October 18, 2019