Five Oil Wells Set Ablaze

By Ikenga Chronicles April 25, 2019

Five Oil Wells Set Ablaze

No fewer than five oil wells are currently on fire in Ondo State.

It was gathered that fire broke out on Thursday morning in Ajegunle-Ikorigho community and spread to parts of Ojumole which is located in Ikorigho land.

The oil wells affected in the incident are said to be Isan-West field, Parable field, Malu field, Ororo and Opokaba.

The inferno was also reported to have affected Otumara, Ikorigho, Ajegunle-Ikorigho, Zion Ikorigho, Iluayo, Kendo Ayeren and Ehinmoghan-Ikorigho communities.

The cause of the fire had not been ascertained as at press time and it’s not clear yet if there are casualties.