Dr. Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu, the Permanent Secretary of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, verified the occurrence in the early hours of Sunday and stated that efforts were on to free individuals who were trapped.
The incident occurred in Lekki area of Lagos, where many people are trapped as a result of collapsed seven storey building.
Oke-Osanyintolu stated, “Upon arrival at the scene of the incident, an uncompleted 7-storey building undergoing construction was found to have collapsed. No injury sustained however about six people are reported to be trapped under the rubble of the collapsed structure.
“The agency’s heavy duty equipment excavator will be required for the rescue of the trapped victims. We have activated Lagos State Response plan Operation ongoing.”
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