Tanker explosion destroys shops in Niger
Over 50 Shops have been destroyed by a fuel tanker explosion at Lambatta in Gurara Local Government Area of Niger State.
The incident occurred about 11 pm on Sunday.
It was learnt that the tanker, which was loaded with Premium Motor Spirit, exploded after crashing with a trailer.
Over 50 shops and cars were burnt beyond recognition before men of the fire service arrived from Suleja to put out the fire.