NLNG Gas Leak: Community raises alarm

NLNG Gas Leak: Community raises alarm


The leadership of Abua youths has expressed fear over the health conditions of residents of Elok and Lighom communities following a gas leak in an NNLG Gas Pipeline in the area.

President of Abua Youths Itode Godpower Eze said the gas leak occurred on Sunday.

The Abua Youths President Itode Godpower Eze said the gas leak caused panic in Elok and Lighom communities of Abua-Odual.

He called for government attention as well as that of the operating firm NNLG to restore normalcy in the pipeline and communities.

Meanwhile the authority of Abua/Odual Local Government Area has confirmed the gas leakage in Ilok and Lighom communities in the local government area.

The Chairman Caretaker Committee of Abua/Odual Oye Igenewari however said efforts are on to unravels what actually happen to the gas line.

He called on people of Elok and Elighom communities who fled their homes as a result of the gas leakage to return home.