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Another Two-Storey Building Collapsed In Ibadan

Two-Storey Building Collapses In Ibadan

Information at our disposal says that another two-storey building has collapsed in Ibadan, Oyo State capital, on Friday with many site workers feared trapped.

The incident occurred at Sogoye, along the Idi Arere-Molete Road, at 5:50pm and three persons have so far been pulled out of the debris with serious injuries.

According to an eyewitness, the property was being developed for commercial purpose and it was nearing completion before the incident happened.

Accurate figure of casualty could not be ascertained as at the time of compiling this report, sources said many of the construction workers, were still on the property when the incident happened.

Men of the state Disaster Management Rescue Team arrived the scene at about 6:15 pm.

There is no official confirmation of the incident yet.

A similar incident occurred in Lagos on Wednesday, killing several pupils of a primary school occupying the fourth floor of a distressed building at the Ita-Faaji area of Lagos Island.

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