Three people injured as 3-storey building collapses in Lagos

A three-storey building located at Sharks Squad, Abijo road along the Lekki Expressway collapsed at about 7:14 p.m on Thursday, October 10th injuring three persons.  

The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, said the collapsed building was under construction.

“The three people sustained various degrees of injuries and they have been treated and discharged,” Oke-Osanyintolu said.

He said there was no death recorded, while officials are still working and monitoring situation at the site. He, however, said that the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LABSCA), as well as the Ministry of Solid Material Testing Agency And Physical Planning had been informed to do further investigation.

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