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.

Learn additionally:Death toll from Lagos building collapse hits 5 as search continues

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.

Be part of the dialog

Opinions

Assist FreJobsAlert, maintain up options journalism

Balanced, fearless journalism pushed by information comes at large monetary prices.

As a media platform, we maintain management accountable and won’t commerce the correct to press freedom and free speech for a bit of cake.

Should you like what we do, and are able to uphold options journalism, kindly donate to the FreJobsAlert trigger.

Your help would assist to make sure that residents and establishments proceed to have free entry to credible and dependable info for societal improvement.

Donate Now

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply