Tragedy has occurred again amid heavy rainfall, as three-storey building on Sonuga Street, Palm Avenue, Mushin Local Government Area of Lagos State, suddenly collapsed on Friday.
The incident, according to an eyewitness, happened at 12 noon amid rainstorm. It could not be ascertained as of press time if there are occupants trapped in the rubble.
However, men of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, and Lagos State Rescue and Fire Service, have arrived on the scene on rescue victims mission.
The Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyinyolu, confirmed the development to our correspondent on Friday.
He said, “A building has collapsed in Mushin few minutes ago. The rescue operation is ongoing.”
As of the time of filing this report, it could not be established if anyone was trapped in the rubble of the collapsed structure.
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