Two petrol tankers exploded in Kano metropolis in the early hours of today causing panic and killing four workers on board.
According to eyewitnesses, the explosion occurred at about 6am in this morning resulting in panic along Bayero University Kano road in Kano state. The explosion was caused by the collision of the two tankers.
Several people sustained injuries as a result of the stampede.
The state fire service officials however debunked the eyewitnesses’ claims stating that no casualty was recorded. They further said that the fire has been brought under control and the road back in use by motorist and pedestrians.