2 people have been confirmed dead and many trapped after a building collapsed at the police college in Ikeja on Sunday December 25th.
The terrible incident occurred at W Block of the barracks within the college. Confirming the incident Adebayo Kehinde, spokesman of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), said;
“It is true that two persons died in a partial building collapse at the Police College. I don’t have the full information, but I will issue a statement in 30 minutes,”
Dolapo Badmus, Spokeswoman of the Lagos state police also later confirmed the occurrence of the incident adding that it was a staircase that collapsed, and not a building.One of those killed was identified as a sergeant.