Lagos: Several People Trapped As Two-Storey Building Collapses
File picture of a collapsed building

The Lagos State Government has demolished the rest part of the collapsed two-storey building and others for failing integrity tests.

Concise News had reported that a two-storey building under construction in Lagos State collapsed on Friday.

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One person was killed with four others injured as the building at Glover Court Ikoyi caved in at 4 pm.

A statement by the Director-General of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) Femi Osanyintolu, said the tests on the buildings was to halt the further loss of lives and properties.

“The tests were conducted following the rescue of four persons and recovery of one body in the collapsed building of yesterday which also was under construction and incidentally in the same compound.

“The decision to pull down the buildings is to avert any further loss of lives and property The Operation is now completed.”