The commercial city of Aba in Abia State was in a state of pandemonium and confusion on Friday as a massive explosion stalled business activities in that part of Nigeria.
The city, known as Umungasi in Aba, the commercial city was rocked with a massive explosion.
According yo Igbere TV reports, a tanker loaded with gas exploded at Aba Owerri road Aba. It was gathered that the cause of the explosion was not clear, but some eyewitnesses said the explosion was caused by a brake failure.
According to the report, a tanker driver was coming out from a fueling station and had a brake failure as he was trying to divert to the other lane and the tanker got exploded.