100 On Danger List As Fuel Fire Kills 80 In Rivers
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100 On Danger List As Fuel Fire Kills 80 In Rivers

Warri : Nigeria | Jul 12, 2012 at 8:06 PM PDT
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On Danger List As Fuel Fire Kills 80 In Rivers IT was a black Thursday at Okogbe community in Ahoada West Local Government Area of Rivers State, in Southern Nigeria, following a tanker explosion that roasted over 80 persons to death with 100 others currently on danger list. FULL ARTICLE AT Scoop
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Rescue workers collect charred bodies of victims of fire explosion after fuel tanker overturned along east-west road in Nigeria's oil hub city of Port Harcourt
Rescue workers collect charred bodies of victims of fire explosion after fuel tanker overturned along east-west road in Nigeria's oil hub city of Port Harcourt
 
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