The Over 10 Cases of Building Collapse in 3 Months  


U C.
 U C.
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03/08/2017 5:31 pm  

Building collapse has been reported these past three months in Nigeria at an average of three per month.

Below is a list of such cases and even at that, those listed here do not represent the actual number of occurences. Those listed are the cases to which is privy.

1. A 4 - Storey Building Collapses At Obosi, Anambra State. July, 21

2. Three Storey Building Collapses At Ilasa, Lagos. May, 18.

~ Cambellsblog

3. A three-storey building beside popular Newton hotel located along the Umuguma hospital road still under construction collapsed in the early hours of July, 6th.

4. A building under construction at Stella Marris Street, Tanke, Illorin, Kwara State collapsed June, 22.

~ youtube

5. A building collapse at the Meiran-Abule Egba area of Lagos state, July, 22.
~ Thisday.

6. A 3 - storey building under construction collapsed 24th July, at umuahia Glass Road Obingwa lga Area of Abia State.

7. Building collapse at Tokunbo street, Lagos Island, July 26.

~ Youtube

Structural damages or collapse has always been a true reflection of poor regulations. The is known, especially here in Nigeria, and with the seemingly non-challant attitude of those in power, we have a long way to go.

What do you think is the way out?

Edited: 7 months  ago


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