Tragedy in Ikoyi : Building Collapses, Many Trapped

  • LASEMA Comb Scene for Survivors

Many trapped as 21-storey building collapses in Ikoyi, Lagos. The owner of the building is also among the people trapped inside the building.

Survivors confirm over 50 workers including the site manager and friends on inspection were in the building when the ugly incidence occurred.

…Ikoyi Collapsed Building … LASEMA and other emergency responders begin Search and Rescue operations

Collapsed Building at Gerard Road, Ikoyi
The Agency has activated its emergency response plan to the scene. Search and Rescue operations ongoing.
The Hon. Commissioner for Special Duties & Intergovernmental Relations, it’s counterpart, Hon. Comm for Physical Planning and DG LASEMA are fully on ground.

All first responders are at the scene while the heavy duty equipment and life detection equipment have been dispatched.

Dr Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu
DG/CEO LASEMA
1st November, 2021

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