Lagos island: 9 children die in collapsed 3-storey building, rescue operation continues
It is a sad time for Lagosians as a 3-storey building in Ita Faaji, Lagos Island collapsed in the early hours of the day.
According to eyewitnesses, a private school was situated in the building. Residents also complained of the weak structure of the building saying that it had been giving signs of collapse.
Lagosians have called on the government to look into the housing structure in the state.
Reports reaching us indicate that rescue operations are ongoing and some pupils have been rescued.
However, it was also gathered that about 9 children have been confirmed dead from the rubbles.