A total of four out of the five trapped construction workers in a collapsed two–storey building has been rescued today, Friday 1st November, 2019 at Glover Court Ikoyi.

In quick reaction to the incident, LASEMA the Agency saddled with emergency response in Lagos, has activated the State’s Emergency Response Plans in an ongoing operation is still exerting all necessarily efforts to excavate the site in order to save the remaining trapped victim from the building that collapsed this afternoon at about 4.10pm.

In the ongoing operation at the Glover court construction site which houses a total of four different 2-storey buildings, all under construction of the five people trapped in the collapsed building at the time of collapse, the only construction worker reportedly still trapped under rubbles of the collapsed building is 24 year old Yomi, as all other workers have been accounted for.

Lagosians within vicinity of the incident have been enjoined to stay calm and allow emergency responders do their job.

As at the time of filing the report, emergency responders that include LASEMA, LASG FIRE LASAMBUS and LASBCA were at the scene of the collapse building, details shortly.


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