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Burnt cars are seen after a strong explosion in a building in Lagos on December 26, 2012. Fire ripped through a crowded neighbourhood in Nigeria's largest city and wounded at least 30 people after a huge explosion rocked a building believed to be storing fireworks, officials said. Fireworks continued to explode well after the fire began while smoke was heavy and the blaze intense, making it difficult for rescue workers and firefighters to approach the scene. AFP PHOTO/PIUS UTOMI EKPEI (Photo credit should read PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/AFP/Getty Images)
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Burnt cars are seen after a strong explosion in a building in Lagos on December 26, 2012. Fire ripped through a crowded neighbourhood in Nigeria's largest city and wounded at least 30 people after a huge explosion rocked a building believed to be storing fireworks, officials said. Fireworks continued to explode well after the fire began while smoke was heavy and the blaze intense, making it difficult for rescue workers and firefighters to approach the scene. AFP PHOTO/PIUS UTOMI EKPEI (Photo credit should read PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/AFP/Getty Images)
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December 26, 2012
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Burnt cars are seen after a strong explosion in a building in Lagos... News Photo 158719801Building,Burnt,Car,Emergencies and Disasters,Exploding,Fire,Horizontal,Lagos - Nigeria,Nigeria,StrengthPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPBurnt cars are seen after a strong explosion in a building in Lagos on December 26, 2012. Fire ripped through a crowded neighbourhood in Nigeria's largest city and wounded at least 30 people after a huge explosion rocked a building believed to be storing fireworks, officials said. Fireworks continued to explode well after the fire began while smoke was heavy and the blaze intense, making it difficult for rescue workers and firefighters to approach the scene. AFP PHOTO/PIUS UTOMI EKPEI (Photo credit should read PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/AFP/Getty Images)