Seven rescued in Lagos building collapse


CITIZENS COMPASS –Seven people were on Wednesday, July 3, 2024, rescued from the rubbles of another collapsed building in the Mushin area of Lagos State.

Those rescued were three females and four males.

The incident occurred in the morning at 12 Cameroun Street, off Ewenla, Mushin. 

The Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr. Oluwafemi Oke-Osanyintolu, confirmed the incident to Citizens Compass in a statement.

“Upon arrival of the LRT at the scene of the incident it was discovered that a newly constructed two storey building had collapsed.

“Seven (7) people, 3 females and 4 males were  rescued alive and taken to a nearby hospital for treatment 

“The Agency search and rescue team have searched the rubble and can confirm that there is no victim underneath the collapsed building. The area had been cordoned off.”


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