Four Storey-Building Collapses In Abeokuta – A four storey government building in Abeokuta, Ogun state, which was a shopping mall under construction, today collapsed.
Ogun state governor, Ibikunle Amosun visited the site of the collapse soon after it occurred. The incident happened in the Itokun area of the city.
The governor had initially stated that no lives were lost, and that all 16 workers who were on the site have been accounted for.
The state’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr Dayo Adeneye, however confirmed that 2 lives were lost in the incident, adding that five people, who were injured had been hospitalized.
See photos from the incident below.