Death toll in Lagos collapsed building reaches six

Rescue employees on Monday recovered one further physique from the rubble of the seven-storey building which collapsed in the Victoria Island space of Lagos State final weekend.

5 corpses had earlier been recovered by emergency responders on the scene of the incident in Oba Idowu Oniru Avenue, Lekki, Lagos, on Sunday.

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The reason for the incident has not been ascertained.

The South-West Zonal Coordinator of Nationwide Emergency Administration Company (NEMA), Ibrahim Farinloye, confirmed the restoration of the sixth corpse to journalists on Monday night.

The Lagos State authorities on Sunday ordered the arrest of the developer and different individuals behind the challenge.

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