BREAKING: Danfo Bus Full Of Passengers Catches Fire In Lagos (PHOTO & VIDEO)

at 07:55 PM, 5/09/2012 (6 years ago)
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«§» 5 September 2012

A commercial bus, popularly called ‘danfo’ in Lagos caught fire Wednesday morning around 8am at CMS, just by BRT bus stop.


Fortunately, no one was injured as all passengers managed to run out of the bus before it was completely engulfed.

Eye witnesses said Lastma officials got to the scene like 3 minutes after the occurrence and they maintained free flow of traffic and contacted the fire service immediately. But till the bus burned out, no fire service was seen.


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maryclaret at 08:15 PM, 5/09/2012 (6 years ago)
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Thank God no one was hurt. But na wa to the fire services and to the so called LASTMA. They should have blocked that road because it's not safe. See as people are just driving past it, a bus engulfed in flames. Thats dangerous...

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winace at 08:26 PM, 5/09/2012 (6 years ago)
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Thank GOD there was no casaulty. It happen in cms
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kebella at 08:27 PM, 5/09/2012 (6 years ago)
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 Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked

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ajanni at 08:44 PM, 5/09/2012 (6 years ago)
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thank GOD ooooooooo
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geraldduruike at 12:18 AM, 6/09/2012 (6 years ago)
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Did the danfo burnt with the full load of people inside???They no get leg to run away abi the Authomatic cental lock never gree to open?..Naija una too much..
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Idbabe at 08:42 AM, 6/09/2012 (6 years ago)
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Thank God for averting dat disaster again ooo.  They will just carry bus out without checking it, no fire extinguisher, nothing at all.  Thank God everyone survived
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UgochukwuMosess at 09:57 AM, 6/09/2012 (6 years ago)
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thank God as no life was lost
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Idbabe at 10:39 AM, 6/09/2012 (6 years ago)
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Quote from: geraldduruike on 12:18 AM,  6/09/2012
Did the danfo burnt with the full load of people inside???They no get leg to run away abi the Authomatic cental lock never gree to open?..Naija una too much..

Go and read the story, dont comment without reading
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ajanni at 05:13 PM, 6/09/2012 (6 years ago)
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very serious
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jessymic at 05:18 PM, 6/09/2012 (6 years ago)
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who annoyed the bus na, maybe they over laboured it thats why it caught fire at the middle of the road  Tongue Tongue
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dlimelite at 05:46 PM, 6/09/2012 (6 years ago)
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Thank God no lives were lost. God has done it again. Why it caught on fire who knows. But as usual the fire service in Nigeria is very bad. Why did the fire fighters not come? They're payed by taxpayers which the motovehicle drivers are also paying. There has been many other cases where fire services won't come til the fire gets out of hand or won't respond to urgent emergency calls. Like I said before, Nigeria needs a great & active fire service. The Governor needs to do something about it. At the same time There's been a lot of fire incidents lately
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ela214 at 07:14 PM, 6/09/2012 (6 years ago)
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BABA GOD THANK U:NO 1 WAS HURT
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