Abia: ‘Collapsed building built with substandard materials’
The collapse of the three-storey building last week Wednesday in Umuahia, Abia State has been attributed to building defects and use of substandard materials.
Locals rescue pregnant woman from collapsed building in Lagos
A pregnant woman was among occupants rescued from a collapsed single-storey building at Ajaye-Alagbado area of Lagos State on Tuesday.
Three die, others injured in another collapsed building in Jos
Still licking the wounds from the collapsed building in Jos North local government area of Plateau State where 15 persons lost their lives recently, another building collapsed in the local government area on Monday night claiming the lives of three persons with three others sustaining various degrees of injury.
Site engineer, others trapped under collapsed four-storey building in Anambra
Six persons were feared trapped yesterday under the rubble of a four-storey building that collapsed in Onitsha, Anambra State. The incident happened on No. 7, Ezenwa Street, Onitsha.
Collapsed building: The audacity of impunity
The nation was pitched in another wailing ordeal the other day as the news of the collapsed building in the heart of Lagos Island spread.
Rescue efforts on-going at collapsed building site in Ibadan
No fewer than 23 persons were trapped in a three-storey building under construction which collapsed in Ibadan on Friday, witnesses said. The incident occurred about 5.30p.m.the witnesses told News Agency of Nigeria(NAN). David Aderibigbe, a witness who lives close to the building site, said no fewer than 23 workers and two food vendors were trapped…
Wailings, blame trade as rescue workers dig into rubble of collapsed building
The wailing was as intense as the surging crowd in their hundreds that stood sentry as emergency workers, health officials and willing ‘Good Samaritans’ poured over the debris of the collapsed building at Massey Street, Ita-faji in Lagos Island.
Mother, daughter die in another collapsed building in Lagos
LASEMA, however, said a five-year-old girl was rescued alive and was immediately taken to the General Hospital, Ikeja, by the State Ambulance Service.
Collapsed Building: Developers unsealed ‘stop work’ order, says Lagos
Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Mr. Wasiu Anifowose, said officials of the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) disapproved the building, but the developers illegally broke the seal to continue work.