Six dead, others injured as building collapses in Lagos

By AdvocateNews on 11/10/2020

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 650


Six persons have died and five others severely injured after a building collapsed in the Obalende area of Lagos State on Sunday

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), confirmed this in a statement on Sunday.

Ten others equally sustained minor injuries during the incident, the agency added.

According to the agency, the building located at No. 60 Odo Street, Obalende, Eti-Osa, was under construction when it collapsed partially and explained that the fatalities include one woman and five men.

“The emergency response plan has been activated and all responders are en route the scene,” DG/CEO LASEMA, Dr Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu, said.

He also urged residents to remain calm and keep away from the area.

This comes just weeks after a three-storey building collapsed in the Ejigbo area of the state.

Posted 11/10/2020 11:24:48 PM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

You may also like...
PDP convention: Uche Secondus elected party’s National Chairman...

Obaseki hails Court verdict on alleged certificate forgery...

Coronavirus cases in Nigeria now 44

Kwara mission schools reject hijab approval by govt...

Another Reverend Father kidnapped in Enugu

Wike orders construction of primary school on site...

CSOs give FG 14-day ultimatum over Sowore

One dead, others injured as elevator crashes in...

COVID-19 Treatment: Submit your products for clinical tests,...

Rivers lockdown: Wike declares PDP youths leader wanted,...

Nigeria extends ban on flights from Turkey, Brazil,...

At least 115 people killed by security forces...

 

Latest News Violence, protests rock APC congresses, factions battle in states Senator Anyanwu emerges South East PDP Consensus candidate for Secretary Policemen allegedly used PoS to extort N25,000, assault passengers We've no business with you, don’t drag us into your Anambra election – IPOB warns INEC NAF denies paying N20m to avoid shooting down Buhari’s plane APC Congress: Three factional chairmen emerge in Akwa Ibom Former US President Bill Clinton released from hospital after treatment for infection Man, 25, kills 50-year-old rival he caught in lover’s room Police detain four officers over viral extortion video ‘We begged women to urinate for us to drink to stay alive’ FIRS to spend N2.8bn on uniforms, N550m on meals I’ll chew you raw if you talk against Oyedepo where I am – Pastor Ibiyeomie

 

Most Read Ex-Heads of State will protect Jonathan from persecution —Kukah (187,341 views) Fleeing ex-DG Imo Broadcasting Corporation who stabbed wife to death arrested (187,327 views) Ugwuanyi commends FG’s siting of ICT University in Enugu (187,325 views) Ebonyi bans embalming of corpses in homes (187,325 views) I’ve no Coronavirus, govt wants to kill me – Anambra Index case (187,325 views) FG sends new directive to banks, schools as Buhari extends lockdown by four weeks (187,325 views) Sickle cell support group seeks government intervention (187,324 views) Full Text of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s 2016 Budget Speech (187,196 views) HUSHPUPPI: CRIMINALS HAVE NO TRIBE. THEY SHAME ALL OF US... (183,087 views) ASUU strike: Senate intervention ends in deadlock (182,495 views) All you need to know about Peter Obi, PDP VP Candidate (146,487 views) DEMOCRACY DAY: President Muhammadu Buhari’s full speech (144,846 views)

 

 

SECTIONS FAITH (158) EDITORIAL (18) NEWS (6,942) POLITICS (495) SOCIETY (131) SPORTS (53) BUSINESS (367) HEALTH (58) EDUCATION (49) ENTERTAINMENT (51) INTERNATIONAL (178) TECHNOLOGY (6) COLUMNISTS (57) LETTERS (4) OPINION (38)

 

 


There are no video entries posted yet.