Ikeja collapsed building: No loss of life, one injured – LASEMA (Photos)
Occupant of adjoining building around the partially collapsed building were safely evacuated, while the vicinity of the partially collapsed building was cordoned off to prevent any form of movement around the collapsed site for safety purpose.
No life lost, but a male adult who was working in the collapsed building sustained injury and was treated immediately. After a full assessment by combined emergency response team was carried with a view to safely recovering the collapsed building site, The General Manager LASEMA Mr. Adesina Tiamiyu said proper investigation would be conducted on the incident while the collapsed building will be recovered by controlled demolition so as to ensure utmost safety of lives and properties. He however advised developers of structures in the State to ensure they abide by the building codes and regulations of the State as well as employ the services of certified engineers for building construction to avoid incidents such as this.