Tragedy struck on Saturday at Magodo area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria as a collapsed bungalow building killed four siblings.
The incident was said to have occurred around 4:50am while the siblings were sleeping in the three-bedroom bungalow.
Spokesperson, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, Michael Kehinde says a mound slide washed down by rain in the early morning rain led to the collapse of the apartment located at No. 50 Otun Araromi Street, Orisa, Magodo, behind Magodo Phase 1 at about 4:50 […]
Tragedy struck today when a 3-Storey building collapsed at Swamps Street, up Odunfa street , Island, Lagos state, trapping occupants in the process. Although a rescue operation by an Inter-agency operation on emergency is ongoing, no deaths have been reported so far.
The General Manger, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) Mr. Michael Akindele and the Director, Lagos State Fire Service, Rasaq Fadipe who were at the scene confirmed the incidence.
“People were reported trapped and search and rescue operations are ongoing,” […]
Seven people lost their lives after a three-storey building collapsed in Canchungo town, 74 km north of Guinea Bissau capital, Bissau, an official source has said.
The country’s Civilian Protection Service told the media “this is a provisional figure since three other people in critical condition are hospitalized and many more are still under the rubble of the collapsed building.”
Although the service did not reveal the number of people still trapped in the building, eyewitnesses told Xinhua there could be about […]