Nigerians have expressed sadness at the collapse of a building in Lagos Island with several persons said to be trapped in the debris.
Concise News understands that the incident, the third in two weeks in Lagos, happened at Kakawa Street on Monday.
Although the Lagos State Government has started the demolition of some illegal structures in the commercial center, many Nigerian believe more still needs to be done.
They took to social media platform, Twitter, to decry the increasing spate of building collapse in the state as captured below:
This is another sad day as another building has collapsed on Lagos Island, what is happening? 😣😭😭 pic.twitter.com/d4X69bZcbA
— your father (@mr_adebayo5) March 25, 2019
Its very certain there are spirits collapsing houses and building in Lagos Island. "Lagos Island"
— Duru Chibuzor eric (@DuruchibuzorE) March 25, 2019
Another building collapse in Lagos Island. This being the third in just 2 weeks. God safe us
— Baba Ibeji (@Marapolsa) March 25, 2019
Not another one again!!! . This just shows there is no regulation of building structures on Lagos island.The officials responsible should resign in as usual in Nigeria no one will . Until they are fired@inya01 @buchionyegbule https://t.co/Shaae3FU68
— Joseph Wilcox (@JosephW21897455) March 25, 2019