A family was thrown into mourning in Gboko area of Benue State after two brothers were killed in a Gas explosion which killed two brothers.
According to reports, the deceased identified as Simon and Uzochukwu Egbogu, who were welders, received a driver of Dangote cement truck who brought a leaking gas tank to their shop to wield, lied that the tank has been washed.
In the course of wielding the tank, it exploded and led to the deaths of two brothers.
A Facebook user identified as Nsionu Chinedum Emmanuel wrote on his page;
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Ebewu!!!, aluemeee!!, the worst has happened.Simon & UzoChukwu Egbogu, from obodo-okwe, in ikenga Ogidi, in idemili north L. G.A Anambra state Nigeria.
The two people in the picture below, are the two victims of gas tank explosion of Dangote cement,which was brought to my cousins workshop,to weld the gas tank that has linkage,which was said to have some left over Gas in the tank, but the driver said the tank has been washed, but lied because he is in a haste,so at the verge of the welding the tank got exposed and left my cousins lifeless at the mortuary, in Gboko Benue state.