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[PHOTOS] Another Building Collapses In Kakawa Street, Lagos Island

Another building has collapsed in Kakawa Street on Lagos Island, bringing to three the number of building collapses witnessed in that section of Lagos in the last two weeks. The building is reported to have been marked for demolition and occupants had vacated before the incident. But it affected the bungalow beside, which reportedly had […]
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Rebuild marked houses or risk forfeiture, Lagos tells owners

Lagos State Government on Monday told owners of structures marked for demolition to rebuild them or risk forfeiture of their houses. The state physical planning and urban development commissioner Prince Rotimi Ogunleye gave the order while commiserating with families of victims of the collapsed building at Ita Faji Street on Lagos Island. Eight bodies were […]
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BREAKING | 2 days after Lagos Island tragedy: Govt begins demolition of marked buildings

The Lagos State government has swung into action, as it, on Friday, began the manual demolition of buildings marked on Freeman Street at the Ita-Faji area of Lagos Island, two days after the collapse of a three-storeyed building on Mercy street within the neighbourhood. Acting General Manager of the Lagos State Building Control Agency, Omotayo […]
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Over 1, 000 buildings are unfit for human habitation in Lagos Island- Expert

Over 1, 000 buildings are unfit for human habitation in Lagos Island- Expert

National President, Building Collapse Prevention Guild (BCPG), Kunle Awobodu, says there are over one thousand buildings unfit for human habitation in Lagos Island. Awobodu made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Lagos. He told NAN that BCPG had brought such distressed buildings to the notice of […]
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Lagos Island collapsed building: We’ve rescued all trapped victims — LASEMA

The General Manager of Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASRMA), Mr. Adeshina Tiamiyu, has said there is no one left trapped under the debris of the collapsed building on No. 63 Massey Street, Ita-Faaji area of Lagos Island. Addressing newsmen at the scene of the incident Thursday morning, Tiamiyu, said every trapped victim in the collapsed […]
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Search ends in Lagos building collapse as anger flares

Emergency services on Thursday said they had called off the search for survivors of a building collapse that killed nine in Nigeria’s biggest city, Lagos, as anger mounted over dilapidated property and unscrupulous owners. The building, which housed a primary school and nursery, came down without warning in the teeming Lagos Island area at mid-morning […]
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