One Dead, Two Rescued As Building Collapses In Ikorodu, Lagos (Photos)

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The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA has deployed its Emergency Response Plan to the collapsed building at Jumofak Bus-Stop, Haruna, Ikorodu at the wee hours of Monday night, 18th, October 2021. The Agency's Response Squad Tiger, Eagle and Lion immediately swung into action at the incident scene.
Investigation carried out revealed that some part of a two storey dilapidated building collapsed from the back due to inadequate maintenance.

However, the Response Teams have rescued two adult victims (a male and female) alive, while one male was recovered dead.
Risk assessment in collaboration with relevant stakeholders at the scene was conducted and residents were subsequently sensitized on the need to evacuate from the affected building. Further, The affected building was cordoned off by the Agency’s Team while Rescue/Recovery operations is ongoing with the supervision of the DG/CEO LASEMA, Dr. Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu.






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Lukman Muhammad
1 month ago

These buildings are not  strong unlike before o

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This buildings are really someting else 

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The building materials these days are inferior unlike before

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Whatsoever is not good,is not of God.

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Charity L Njoku
1 month ago

Oh God help us, what a heart felt news.

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1 month ago

may their soul rest in peace

and the engineers should be penalize

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Danny Cruz
1 month ago

Nowadays building no Kon dey strong again how we go do Sha na so we take see am oo

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Our engineers have to be extremely carefully

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