Wednesday, February 8, 2023


September 20, 2022

Assembly to investigate Jigawa gas explosion caused by customs officers

A five-member fact-finding committee has been tasked to investigate the cause of the explosion and the extent of damage.

Nigeria Customs Service (NCS)
September 14, 2022

Fuel tank explosion rocks Libyan city Sebha 

The blast occurred weeks after a fuel tanker blast in another southern Libya city killed five people and injured 50.

July 10, 2021

Bomb planted by Nigerian Army explodes, kills three soldiers

Military sources told Peoples Gazette that the explosion rocked the entrance of 27 Task Force Brigade in Buni Gari after being triggered by a lightning.

Photo of an explosion used to illustrate this story
June 2, 2021

Explosion averted in Abuja city centre as gas tanker crash kills 2, injures 4

The area was cordoned off and the debris successfully evacuated during the 13-hour operation.

Abuja tanker Explosion
December 25, 2020

Group seeks support for victims of Jebba explosion

Six persons were confirmed dead in the explosion.

AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq
September 25, 2020

45 killed as Nigeria records another gloomy week of mishaps

Separate but similar accidents across three regions leave a trail of human and property destructions.

Petrol Tanker Explosion