Ikoyi building collapse: Lagos state govt begins DNA testing for identification of bodies

The Lagos state government has commenced a process for the identification of bodies recovered from the rubble at the Ikoyi building collapse which happened on Monday, November 1. A statement released by the state Commissioner of Information and Strategy, Gbenga

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Ikoyi building collapse: Death toll rises to 43

The death toll from the building which collapsed in Ikoyi area of Lagos state has risen to 43. Gbenga Omotoso, Lagos commissioner for information and strategy in a statement released on Sunday November 7, announced the recovery of another body.

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Ikoyi building collapse: Gov Sanwo-Olu suspends Lagos State Building Control Agency GM, Gbolahan Oki indefinitely

The Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has ordered the immediate suspension of the General Manager of the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), Gbolahan Oki. This comes barely 24 hours after the collapse of a 21-storey building in the Ikoyi

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Owner of collapsed building got approval to construct only 15 floors, but he went on to build 21 floors

The owner of the collapsed 21-storey Gerrard Terraces building in Ikoyi was given the approval to construct only 15 floors but he ended up building a 21-storey building. The General Manager, Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), Mr Gbolahan Oki,

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