One dead, many trapped as three-storey building collapses in Lagos 


It was a bleak Saturday for residents in the Yaba neighborhood of Lagos  State as a three-storey building under construction caved in, leaving one dead and an unconfirmed number of workers trapped.

The building located at the Akanbi Crescent, Yaba area collapsed barely two weeks after the Probe Panel into the 21-storey building collapse in Ikoyi on November 1st,  2021 submitted its report.

As at 8 .30 pm, one male adult was confirmed dead while two others were rescued by the team of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA.

The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Dr. Olufemi   Osanyintolu, who was coordinating the rescue and recovery efforts,…

Source: Nigerian Tribune