Particular Advertising and marketing consultant of the Secretary-Customary and Head of the UN Build of abode of business for West Africa and the Sahel, Mr Mahamat Annadif, on Monday supplied condolences to Nigeria over the Imo unlawful refinery explosion.
Annadif stated in Recent York that he learned with deep emotion about the tragic explosion that occurred on Friday at a fuel refinery in Imo.
The explosion, which occurred at the Abaeze forest in Ohaji/Egbema Native Authorities Build of abode of Imo Squawk, killed now not now not up to 100 persons.
Annadif wished these injured within the explosion a instant recovery.
Meanwhile, the Nationwide Emergency Administration Agency (NEMA) has stated that the death toll at the refinery had risen to 110.
The acting Head of Imo/Abia Operations Build of abode of business of the company, Mr Ifeanyi Nnaji, told NAN on Monday that extra unimaginative bodies had been recovered in Orashi River, reach the scene.
He acknowledged preparations had been on to make mass burial of the corpses.
Nnaji furthermore acknowledged that NEMA would soon present an legit story on the incident.