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BBC Africa Eye uncovers new evidence that contradicts official explanation for Lagos explosion

New evidence obtained by BBC Africa Eye contradicts the official explanation for the cause of an explosion that killed 23 people and...
Paramedics and security men observe a building that was damaged by the pipeline explosion at Abule Ado in Lagos, Nigeria, March 15, 2020. (Reuters Photo)

Furnace explosion in Tema injures nine

A furnace explosion at the United Steel Company Limited on Monday, August 24 at the Freezone Enclave in Tema has injured nine...
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Man writes emotional letter to bride who died in Beirut explosion

A young man has written an open letter to his bride whom he lost due to the Beirut explosion in Lebanon last...

Ghana takes cue from Lebanon port explosion

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has directed companies in the country that store ammonium nitrate to be mindful of accepted safety protocols.
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Police send important message after La Beach explosion

The Ghana Police Service has advised the general public to be wary of strange objects following an explosion at La in Accra.
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Beirut explosion: Lebanon’s govt resigns as public anger mounts

Lebanon's government has resigned amid mounting anger over the explosion on Tuesday that devastated parts of Beirut and left more than 200...
Pictures of Chaos and destruction in Beirut after blast

Beirut explosion: Ghanaians captured crying for help

Casualties recorded in the Beirut explosion in Lebanon is reported to include some Ghanaians. This is confirmed by a...
Pictures of Chaos and destruction in Beirut after blast

Beirut explosion: Anti-government protests break out in city

Protesters clashed with Lebanese security forces at anti-government demonstrations in Beirut on Thursday. Officers deployed tear gas on dozens...
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BBC reporter thrown to ground in Beirut explosion during live interview [video]

A BBC reporter screamed in terror as the Beirut blast threw her to the ground while she reported live — the camera rolling as...

Nanny rescues her boss’ child during Beirut explosion [Watch]

A caring nanny has received praises on social media after a video of her rescuing her boss’ daughter surfaced on the internet.

Beirut explosion sweeps bride posing for photographs[video]

This is the terrifying moment a bridal photoshoot was interrupted by the massive explosion which tore through the Lebanese capital of Beirut...
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Beirut blast: Frantic search for survivors of deadly explosion

Rescue workers in Lebanon are searching for more than a hundred people who are missing after a huge explosion devastated the port...

Gas explosion kills 2, injures five [Photos+Video]

Two persons have been reported dead with five others battling for their lives in a gas...

Explosion kills two; injures four

Two persons have died instantly and four others in critical conditions at Yagaba in the North East Region after a faulty tyre...
Paramedics and security men observe a building that was damaged by the pipeline explosion at Abule Ado in Lagos, Nigeria, March 15, 2020. (Reuters Photo)

Lagos explosion: Death toll rises to 20, families search for missing relatives

Akinpelu Dada, John Ameh, Success Nwogu, Samson Folarin, Olaleye Aluko, Deji Lambo, Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe and John Charles The death toll...
Gas explosion in Lagos leaves at least 15 people dead and around 50 buildings destroyed, Nigerian authorities said

Lagos explosion: 3 year old rescued unhurt from rubbles

Emergency officials have rescued a three-year-old girl, Favour, from the rubble at the Abule-Ado explosion site in Lagos. Chairman,...
Paramedics and security men observe a building that was damaged by the pipeline explosion at Abule Ado in Lagos, Nigeria, March 15, 2020. (Reuters Photo)

How a female teacher died after saving her students in Lagos gas explosion

Among the victims who died in Nigeria's recent gas explosion is Rev Sr Henrietta Alokha SSH, Principal of Bethlehem Girls College, Abúlé...
Nigeria explosion victim cries bitterly as he questions God

Gas explosion: Heartbroken man cries bitterly as he questions God [Video]

A heartbreaking video of a man who is one of the victims of Nigeria's recent gas explosion is fast circulating on the...
Nigerian couple who died in gas explosion on March 15

This beautiful couple died in Nigeria’s gas explosion [Photo]

Victims of the painful Lagos gas explosion which happened on Sunday morning are now being named. One Twitter...
Gas explosion in Lagos leaves at least 15 people dead and around 50 buildings destroyed, Nigerian authorities said

Gas explosion: 17 dead, 50 buildings destroyed; rescue efforts underway [Video+Photos]

Rescue efforts are ongoing in Nigeria's commercial capital, Lagos, after a gas pipeline exploded on Sunday, resulting in the death...

Videos: Tears flow at funeral of policewoman, 3 children killed in gas explosion

Funeral service for 45-year-old policewoman, Inspector Kate Abban, who died together with her three children in a gas explosion at Ablekuma Fanmilk,...

Ablekuma gas explosion: Police donate GH¢ 5, 000 to family

The Ghana Police Service (GPS) has donated GH¢ 5,000.00 to family of policewoman and three children who died in a gas explosion...

One week of policewoman and 3 children killed in gas explosion observed [Photos]

One week celebration of 45-year-old policewoman, Insp. Kate Abban who together with her three children lost their lives to a gas explosion at Ablekuma...
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Ablekuma Gas Explosion: Retired Military officer who lost wife and 3 children traumatized

Retired Military Officer, Warrant Officer (WO) Kwakuru, is said to be in a state of extreme trauma following the...
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Gas explosion kills policewoman and her 3 children at Ablekuma

A 45-year-old policewoman identified as Insp. Kate Abban together with her three children have lost their lives to a gas explosion at...

Fisherman counts losses after premix fuel explosion [audio]

Anthony Essoun, owner of Jesus the Limit Breaker Canoe, has narrated the huge debts incurred after a premix...

Photos: Premix fuel explosion kills 3 at Elmina

Three persons are reported dead with five others in critical condition following a premix fuel explosion at Elmina in the Komenda...

One dead, 2 injured in galamsey pit explosion

One dead with two others injured following an explosion in a galamsey pit at Dakurpe in the Nothern Region of Ghana.
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Persons adulterating fuel caused Kpone tanker explosions – COPEC

The Chamber of Petroleum Consumers (COPEC) is blaming Wednesday night’s fire explosions at a Kpone tanker yard on illegal activities...

Tanzania tanker explosion death toll reaches 85

The death toll from a fuel truck explosion in Tanzania has climbed to 85, a local governor said Wednesday, after 10 more...

Y’asem Nie: How a gas explosion opened doors for me – Hot Oven CEO...

A near death experience of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Hot Oven and Sweets is now a success story in the...
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Photos+Audio: Gas explosion kills man; 2 kids in critical condition

A 38-year-old man, identified as Kweku Dontoh, has met his untimely death after a gas explosion in his...

Photos: Gas station explosion kills attendant

A man has been killed in an explosion at the Runel Gas Station at Dawhenya, a suburb of Tema, at dawn on Tuesday.
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Photos: Runel Filling Station closed down after explosion kills one

Runel Filling Station has been closed down as part of efforts to uncover what might have caused an explosion which killed one...

12 Jihadists killed as Egypt investigates bomb explosion

Egyptian police are inspecting the damage caused by the explosion of a tourist bus near the famous pyramids of Giza where 17...

Photos: TOR evicts about 90 tankers over explosion threats

The Tema Oil Refinery has evicted about 90 bulk road vehicles (tankers) and trucks which park close to TOR pipelines used to carry petroleum...

NPA outlines policies to curb gas explosions a year after Atomic explosion

The National Petroleum Authority (NPA), has outlined policies and actions aimed at curbing issues of gas and fuel station explosions in the future. One such...