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Gas Explosion Killed 2 In Lafia


At least two people – including a baby – have been killed in an explosion at a gas station in  Lafia, reports the BBC’s Abdullahi Kaura Abubaker from the scene.

More than 30 people are being treated in hospital for burns, he adds.

Some of them have suffered severe burns, our reporter says.

The cause of the blast is still unknown, but eyewitnesses say a gas canister blew up.