Nollywood Star Aisha Lawal’s Brush with Death in Ibadan Explosion
Popular Yoruba Nollywood actress, Aisha Lawal, has shared a harrowing account of her near-death experience during the massive explosion that rocked Ibadan on Tuesday night.
Governor Confirms Tragedy
The explosion, as confirmed by Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, claimed two lives and left 77 others injured.
The incident, centered around Dejo Oyeleye Street in the Bodija area of Ibadan, was attributed to illegal miners storing explosive devices in a residential building.
Actress Shares Personal Account
Aisha Lawal, speaking to journalists, revealed that she had parked her car near the explosion site to buy suya but later decided to move it to a different location just before the tragic incident unfolded.
Expressing gratitude for her safety, Lawal took to her Instagram page to share the unsettling details.
Gratitude Amidst Chaos
In her Instagram post, Aisha Lawal expressed gratitude for surviving the explosion.
She recounted being in Bodija at the time of the incident and highlighted the ringing in her ears from the explosion’s impact.
The actress shared the shocking revelation that there were numerous dead bodies at the scene.
An Ongoing Crisis
Lawal’s post raises questions about the prevailing situation, emphasizing the need for clarity on the events leading to the explosion and the aftermath.
Her plea for divine mercy echoes the sentiments of many affected by the tragic incident.
Social Media Reaction
As news of Aisha Lawal’s close call spread, social media users expressed shock and concern, highlighting the broader impact of the Ibadan explosion.
Lawal’s personal account adds a human dimension to the tragedy, shedding light on the experiences of those who narrowly escaped the disaster.Share on Facebook «||» Share on Twitter «||» Share on Reddit «||» Share on LinkedIn