The office of the Explosives Ordnance Disposal (EOD) in Ado Ekiti was rocked with an explosion in the early hours of Saturday, February 8.
The report of the explosion was announced by Aare Muyiwa Olumilua, the state commissioner for information and civic orientation, via the Ekiti state government’s official Twitter handle.
“An explosion was reported earlier this morning at the Explosives Ordnance Disposal (EOD) office in Ado Ekiti,” the tweet reads partly.
Olumilua, however, said there are no casualties recorded and the area is already secured. He advised members of the public to go about their normal duties.
“An initial on-the-spot assessment confirms that there are no casualties and the area is secured with no further threats.
“Members of the public are advised to go about their normal duties,” he said.