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Ikoyi building collapse

2 days ago
Even with the torrents of bad news daily pervading this country, Nigerians are unlikely to forget in a hurry the killing of 45 persons following the collapse of 21-storey building in Gerrard Road...
6 Jan
The Investigative Panel set up by the Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu to probe the collapse of a 21-storey building on Gerrard Road, Ikoyi, Lagos has finally submitted its report 60 days after it was inaugurated.
16 Dec
Power outage on Thursday stalled the coroner inquest investigating the circumstances that led to the Nov.1 collapse of a 21-storey building located on Gerard Road, Ikoyi, Lagos.
25 Nov
Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State and his Katsina State counterpart, Aminu Masari, yesterday, paid a sympathy visit to Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, over the tragic Ikoyi building collapse.
25 Nov
The official death toll in the Ikoyi building disaster early this month has been put at 45, a numbing figure no matter how we look at the incident.
23 Nov
Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, yesterday, said that his administration had put in place policies and programmes to prevent building collapse in the state.
18 Nov
The main challenge of a satirist is that he’s either constantly being misunderstood or unwittingly misleads his audience when he makes too much fun of a serious matter.
16 Nov
The poignant and thought-provoking statement, posted above was made when the respected civil engineer was the guest lecturer at the Maiden Edition of the annual lecture series
12 Nov
The sudden termination of 44 human lives occasioned by the collapse of a 21-storey building under construction on Gerard Road, in the affluent Ikoyi neighbourhood of Lagos is yet another horrifying tragedy that will forever deface...
10 Nov
The Nigerian Institution of Surveyors (NIS) Lagos State Branch is greatly saddened by the unfortunate death of scores of people at the construction site on Gerrard Road
5 Nov
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo expressed sadness over the collapse of a high-rise building under construction on Gerrard Road, Ikoyi, Lagos State, on Nov. 1.
4 Nov
As the death toll rises to 38 in the 21-story collapsed building in Ikoyi, Lagos, families have continued to asked questions with little answers provided to calm their nerves. Distraught father of Emmanuel Abel, a 16-year-year-old apprentice, Abel Godwin, is worried about the fate of his son who left Abuja for Lagos with his master,…


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