The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has said that adjoining oil facilities around burnt OVH tank farm in Lagos have activated safety control measures to avert spread of fire.
The DPR, further said that the unfortunate fire incident has been brought under control.
According to a statement by Paul osu, Head, Public Affairs of DPR, “From our preliminary reports, all safety control measures to contain the fire which is restricted to one tank was swiftly activated by the company and other stakeholders and all staff were safely evacuated from the facility.
“All other adjourning facilities have also activated their safety control measures to prevent spread to their facilities.
“Our operations team are fully on ground for ongoing investigations and we will continue to provide updates as to probable cause of the incident.”