A building still undergoing construction in the Lekki Area of Lagos has partially collapsed, leaving no fewer than two people dead and one other injured, TheNewsGuru.com can authoritatively report.
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA received a distress call at about 11.40 am today Thursday 27th April, 2017 regarding the partial collapse of the building situated precisely at Nicon town Estate, Admiralty way, Lekki, Lagos.
Investigation conducted by the Agency’s ERT at scene of the incident revealed that the structure under the process of casting of the roof beam and parapet facial collapsed as mixed concrete, and the poker vibrator suddenly collapsed on some of the workers on site.
Two adult male named Tasiu and Abdulahi were reportedly dead, while an adult male named Yakub sustained some injuries and had been taken to the hospital.
The Agency Emergency Response Team had immediately cordoned off the building for further investigation to be carried out by the appropriate authorities.
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