Ochanja Market Fire: Woman, Baby Die - Ebysblog.com

Ochanja Market Fire: Woman, Baby Die

A woman and her baby were feared dead while no fewer than 40 buildings, ranging from two- storey to four- storey buildings were razed in a tanker explosion in Upper Iweka, Onitsha, Anambra state.


Ochanja market fire: Over 500 lock- up shops were also gutted by the fire along the Iweka street market leading to Ochanja and Menax market .
The incident was said to have started when a tanker laden with Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, otherwise known as petrol, descending from the Zik’s roundabout end of Onitsha -Enugu expressway, lost control around Toronto Hospital and veered off the service lane.

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The tanker’s head reportedly fell off and went up in flames after spilling its content within the area.

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