Another Building Collapses In Lagos

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A building has reportedly collapsed on Sonuga Street, Palm Avenue, in the Mushin area of Lagos State on Friday.

Another Building Collapses In Lagos

The incident, according to an eyewitness, happened at 12 noon amid a rainstorm.

Nosa Okunbor, the spokesperson of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), confirmed the incident.

This recent incident comes weeks after the former Lagos commissioner for physical planning and urban development, Idris Salako resigned his appointment.

The commissioner resigned amid recurring building collapses in the state.

On September 4, a seven-storey uncompleted building collapsed at Oba Idowu Oniru street, in the Lekki area of Lagos.

At least six persons were reported dead.

In May, the collapse of a three-storey building in the Ebute-Meta axis of state claimed at least eight lives.

In February, a three-storey building collapsed in the Onike area of Yaba, leading to several casualties.

On November 1, 2021, a 21-storey building being developed by Fourscore Homes, collapsed in the Ikoyi axis of the state.

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