• Seven survivors responding to treatment over building collapse – Ogun govt

    Seven survivors responding to treatment over building collapse – Ogun govt

    The Ogun State government has said that seven survivors of last Friday’s collapsed Itoku Market Shopping Complex were responding to treatment.

    The Commissioner for Health, Babatunde Ipaye, stated this on Saturday while conducting journalists round the ward of the State Hospital, Ijaiye, Abeokuta, where the victims were admitted.

    The survivors took time to talk to journalists, confirming that they were getting better, as against the pains initially experienced, shortly after the accident.

    Those still receiving treatment include: Adewunmi Tolulope(20), Oluwaseun Afolabi(23), Kehinde Akeem(38), […]

  • 18 Month old toddler survives 4 days after Building Collapse (photos)

    18 Month old toddler survives 4 days after Building Collapse (photos)

    It has been reported that an 18-month-old toddler affected by the collapsed building that killed over 20 people has inexplicably made it out alive without any physical injuries.

    The six-storey residential block in Nairobi’s Huruma district crumbled on Friday night killing at least 23 people.’A child aged about one and half years rescued alive at 4am and referred to Kenyatta National Hospital,’ Kenya Red Cross said on Tuesday.

    ‘A child aged about one and half years rescued alive at […]

  • 5 children of one family died in a building collapse in Jigawa

    5 children of one family died in a building collapse in Jigawa

    Five children of same family were confirmed dead yesterday as a result of building collapse in Maigari local government area of Jigawa state.

    An eye witness told Newsmen that the incident occurred at Kofar Arewa area in the local government headquarters, when the deceased where sleeping outside, under a porch, due to hot weather. The eye witness said the deceased children, all of the same father, Abdullahi Gambo, included, Aliyu aged 11, Usman (nine), Safiya (six), Amir (five) and Fati two […]