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119 fire outbreaks occurred in Lagos in January 2019, govt. records show

The Lagos State Fire Service has raised alarm over frequent fire outbreaks in the state attributing it to high level of unconsciousness and negligence in the handling of fire and other flammable materials as major causes. The Agency revealed that it has recorded over 119 fire incidents since the beginning of 2019 till date. Speaking on

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Ember months: LASEMA boss cautions Mainlanders on safety

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has urged Lagosians to be safety cautious in order to demystify the negative report about the ember months, September to December periods of the year said to be characterised by major emergencies and disasters such as auto crashes, fire outbreaks and other tragedies

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JUST IN: VIDEO: Panic grips residents, motorists, others as diesel tanker spills content in Alimosho

There is currently apprehension along Egbeda community, Alimosho, Lagos Mainland as a result of a loaded diesel tanker which developed a fault in the axis. This incident is happening less than a week after a tanker explosion at the Otedola Bridge, Lagos Mainland, claimed more than nine lives with several others

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JUST IN: Tanker fire rocks Otedola Bridge; See Photos

Motorists and business owners along the popular Otedola Bridge, Ojodu community, Berger, Lagos Mainland, were throw into major confusion moments ago when a tanker spilled its content on the road leading to a major fire incident. InsideMainland gathered from sources in the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) that more than ten cars

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PHOTOS: Multiple accidents in Igando, Ojota communities

Motorists and residents in Ojota and Igando communities on the Lagos Mainland were thrown into discomfort today, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, following the auto accidents that occurred in the areas. In Igando, InsideMainland gathered that a serious accident involving a tanker loaded with diesel and a car occurred along Hotel bus

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LASEMA officials cause gridlock on Third Mainland Bridge; See why here

The usually busy Third Mainland Bridge witnessed another heavy traffic gridlock today, Sunday, April 29, 2018, after the officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency( LASEMA) staged a live simulation exercise in the area. The exercise tagged 'Operation Oko Jososa' was staged opposite the Unilag Waterfront in collaboration with other stakeholders. According

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Fire guts NEMA’s warehouse in Ikeja

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) warehouse at Ikeja, Lagos Mainland, was gutted by fire yesterday, Saturday, April 21, 2018, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The South-West zonal spokesman of the agency, Mr Farinloye Ibrahim, confirmed the incident to stressing that the warehouse was being used to keep relief

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Just In: Fire guts factory, residential buildings in Agege – See photos

Reports reaching InsideMainland have it that residents of Orile – Agege community were thrown into confusion following an inferno that gutted a factory and houses in the community earlier today, Wednesday, March 7, 2018. According to reports, the fire started from a nylon production factory located on Egbatedo Street, Orile-Agege, before

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Man removed from a whopping 150 ft deep well in Igando – Photos

A resident of Igando community, Lagos Mainland was rescued from the jaws of death by the officials of the Lagos State Fire Service yesterday, Monday, February 12, 2018, after falling inside the well he was working in. According to the officials of the Lagos State Fire Service, the victim identified as

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