Ikoyi building collapse: 6 more survivors rescued, as death toll increases to 42


The number of persons rescued from the Ikoyi collapsed building increased to 15 on Saturday after six others were brought out of the debris alive.

They are receiving treatment at the Police Hospital in Falomo, Ikoyi.


Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu gave the update when he visited the site with National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu and Nasarawa State Governor Abdullahi Sule.

He said: “We have been able to identify six others who were on site when the building collapsed. They were taken to the Police Hospital in Falomo for treatment, and some of them have been discharged.

“We have taken the full records of survivors in the incident, and this makes it 15 people rescued. We have a total of 42 bodies that have so far been recovered.



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