Oando tank farm in flames due to unknown reasons, all staffs within the premises have been evacuated and safe.
NPA, Federal fire and NIMASA are mobilised, fighting the fire presently.
The tank on fire has 6,000 metric tonnes of PMS trapped. And within same vicinity, there are 5 other tanks, one has aviation fuel and AGO while other are empty.
All tankers have been shot down to suffocate and facilitate prompt fire fighting.
We have about 20 fire tenders from Federal Fire Service, State Fire, NPA, NNPC NIMASA, Nigeria Navy, Julius Berger, LASEMA, NIPCO, AIETO PETROLEUM.
Operations still ongoing, Situation under control
No threat to life.