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Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by oshozondii: 2:22pm On Jul 24
Many residents were trapped as a building collapsed in the Ebute Metta area of Lagos State on Friday.

It was gathered that the building is situated opposite the Health Centre Ebute Metta along Cemetery Street.

The spokesperson for the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Nosa Okunbor, confirmed the incident.

He, however, did not disclosed whether any casualty was recorded as of the time of filing this report.

“Our personnel are on ground at the scene and rescue operation is ongoing,” Okunbor briskly said when contacted by our correspondent.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=swLgZYty4Gg


Updated report on building collapse at 95, Abeokuta Street by Cemetry, Ebute Metta

The agency received a distress call at about 1.10pm. Upon arrival at the scene of incident, it was discovered that a three storey building collapsed with as yet undetermined cause.

Agency Responders, LRU Ambulance unit, Lasambus, LABSCA, Material Testing Agency,LASG fire service, Police, IKEDC are joint responders at the scene of incident.

Search , Rescue And Recovery operations carried out and an adult female (approximately 30 years) has been rescued from the rubble using the agency’s DELSA equipment. Victim has been transferred to hospital.

The area has been cordoned off, adjacent buildings are being checked for any damage.
Further updates will be provided as required.

Dr Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu
DG/CEO LASEMA
https://twitter.com/followlasema/status/1286688925189275648?s=19

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Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by XXXXTENTACION: 2:31pm On Jul 24
Too bad embarassed



houses built with substandard materials.

¿ cool %

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Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by phr33man(m): 2:40pm On Jul 24
Hmmmmmm! It is well
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by oshozondii: 4:12pm On Jul 24
Two Persons Rescued As Three-storey Building Collapses In Lagos | Sahara Reporters https:///D3tGvOjoGU
https://twitter.com/SaharaReporters/status/1286710517185368064?s=19
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by krebdawise(m): 9:01pm On Jul 24
Nigeria Government have never been proactive on some sensitive issues...
Housing law and codes should be observed in some bigger states especially Lagos being the largest city in Africa.

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Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by CyberEBOLA(m): 9:01pm On Jul 24
Somebody reading this now has once prayed for his rented apartment to collapse because his rent will soon be due or he is owing rent and doesnt know where to get the money from.

If you are that person,......

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Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by Oluwaseyi456(m): 9:01pm On Jul 24
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Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by DropsMic(m): 9:01pm On Jul 24
Na wa oo
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by Angelinastto(f): 9:02pm On Jul 24
Jeez!
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by SmartProf(m): 9:02pm On Jul 24
Terrible, so terrible. I hope help comes quickly to safe those trapped in the rubbles. To address Nigeria problems all the angels, arch angels, including the Trinity need to hold a summit.

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Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by Hezzyluv: 9:02pm On Jul 24

Chai this country, so many avoidable tragedy happening almost everyday.

Even the join join cables on NEPA pole is an eyesore grin

Another tragedy waiting to happen.

God pls, rescue those who are trapped.

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Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by Psalm126: 9:02pm On Jul 24
May God epp us
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by ForeThinker: 9:02pm On Jul 24
Cautious neglectance I reckon
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by Skyfornia(m): 9:02pm On Jul 24
Lagos and quack developers...I pray for the safety of those trapped.
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by abdullahi45: 9:02pm On Jul 24
Sad
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by earnit1: 9:02pm On Jul 24
Jesus
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by CsRockefeller(m): 9:02pm On Jul 24
Ebutte Metta and Idumota needs to be urgently looked into.

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Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by richard870(m): 9:03pm On Jul 24
Result of sub-standard building materials. Honestly, Africa is laced with too many 'sick'. I pray and hope they all get rescued alive
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by femmyapson(m): 9:03pm On Jul 24
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by tatatar: 9:03pm On Jul 24
All thanks to the building practices of igbos and the substandard building materials they've proliferated the market with.

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Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by femmyapson(m): 9:03pm On Jul 24
abdullahi45:
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Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by omooba969(m): 9:03pm On Jul 24
There are many weak structures in Nigeria - Mokola and the inside city in Ibadan comes to mind. cool
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by brightisodje(m): 9:03pm On Jul 24
where is Dem nigga the Yahoo boy what do you have to say about this collapse building ;Dwhere is Dem nigga the Yahoo boy what do you have to say about this collapse building
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by omooba969(m): 9:04pm On Jul 24
tatatar:
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K for kokoma.
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by femmyapson(m): 9:04pm On Jul 24
tatatar:
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Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by omooba969(m): 9:05pm On Jul 24
brightisodje:
where is Dem nigga the Yahoo boy what do you have to say about this collapse building ;Dwhere is Dem nigga the Yahoo boy what do you have to say about this collapse building

Damnnnnn nigarrr grin

U wan make slawormir reason you?

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Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by pretydiva(f): 9:06pm On Jul 24
I pray no life is lost. But why buildings dey always collapse for lag??
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by Jupiter7: 9:06pm On Jul 24
Hmmm, it's like most substandard buildings collapse during the rainy season.
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by Tochex101(m): 9:08pm On Jul 24
phr33man:
Hmmmmmm! It is well
It is obviously not well.
Re: Building Collapses In Ebute Metta, Lagos. Many Trapped (Photo, Video) by manuelreports: 9:09pm On Jul 24
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