Two youngsters had been on Sunday afternoon rescued after a building collapsed at Ikosi-Isheri in Lagos.
The incident occurred barely 24-hours after a hilltop building caved on a bungalow killing a woman, her three youngsters.
It was gathered that Sunday’s collapse occurred at 4, Isaac Omole Road, Olowora Bus Cease, Ikosi Isheri.
In response to a press release by the Lagos State Emergency Administration Company (LASEMA), the collapse was as a results of heavy rainfall.
Public Affairs Officer (PAO) Nosa Okunbor mentioned the company’s swift response ensured no life was lost.
“Correct examination by the LASEMA workforce ensured there have been no trapped victims beneath the rubbles, whereas the 2 youngsters that sustained minor accidents had been shortly administered first support remedy by LASAMBUS.
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“Additional investigations by LASEMA revealed that the building all of a sudden collapsed as a results of the current heavy downpour skilled in the state whereas the bodily evaluation of the building’s basis was discovered to have been affected by the poor drainage system.
“In furtherance of it’s accountability in catastrophe prevention, LASEMA has advisable that correct consideration be paid to the collapsed building by LABSCA and the Ministry of Bodily Planning by a radical examination of your entire construction.
“Following its recommendation for further investigations, the affected building was cordoned off by LASEMA in order to avoid any further threats to other users of the environment,” he mentioned.
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