The Lagos State government has announced an N2 billion relief fund for the victims of the Abule-Ado explosion in Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area.
The state governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu made the announcement while addressing journalists at the scene of the explosion on Monday.
Sanwo-Olu added that the sum of N250million will be released immediately and urged well-meaning Nigerians and organisations to contribute to the fund.
The state government also set up an investigative committee to look into the incident behind the explosion.
The investigative committee will be headed by the deputy governor, Obafemi Hamzat.