Many bodies of the victims have been taken away from the scene with more feared trapped.
A gas explosion in has left many persons dead in Lagos.
According to TheNation, the explosion occured at Ojekunle Street, Papa Ajao Lagos on Tuesday morning.
The Nation reports the explosion occurred around 8am.
Many bodies have been taken away from the scene with more feared trapped.
Rescue efforts by residents were ongoing as at the time of this report.