Breaking: Two-Storey Building Collapses In Ibadan

A two-storey building has collapsed in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, on Friday evening with many site workers fared trapped. The incident occurred at Sogoye, along the Idi Arere- Molete Road, at 5:50pm and three persons have so far been pulled out of the debris with serious injuries. According to an eyewitness, the property was […]

Ambode, Proprietors Association Say School Operated Illegally

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos, on Wednesday, visited the scene of a three-storey building which collapsed in Ita Faaji area of Lagos Island to commiserate with families of those who lost their lives. The three-storey residential building, located at No 14, Massey Street, Opposite Oja, Ita-Faaji, housing a primary school on its penthouse, caved in […]

Just In: 9 Bodies Recovered From Lagos Collapsed Building

Nine bodies have so far been recovered with many people still trapped in the debris of a collapsed building in Lagos as rescue operation is still ongoing. The news broke on Wednesday that a building housing a school on its uppermost floors collapsed  on Mercy Street, Ita-Faaji Lagos Island. The three-storey building reportedly collapsed at […]

LASEMA Confirms Building Collapse in Lagos, Gives No Casualty Figure

  Dayo Emmanuel Spokesman of the Lagos State Emergency Management Authority (LASEMA), Mr. Kehinde Adebayo, has confirmed a building housing a school on its topmost floor collapsed today at Ita Faji, Lagos Island. Adebayo who was mentioned by the Punch’s report today on the incident did not give casualty figure which some unauthorised sources have […]

Owner of Ebute Metta building responsible for collapse, says LASG …Another body discovered

Tayo Olanipekun The Lagos State Government at the weekend said the owner of the property at Kole Street, Ebute Metta, was responsible for the collapse of his building which occurred as a result of the unlawful demolition carried out without obtaining the necessary demolition permit and without supervision from the Agency or registered Structural Engineer. […]