Lagos Island has witnessed another building collapse on Monday and five male workers have been hospitalized as a result of injury sustained.
The building which was situated in Enu Oba, Lagos Island was described as a failed controlled demolition site.
According to the Public Affairs Officer ,LASEMA, Nosa Okunbor , five male workers were victims of the collapsed building at Obanikoro Street, in Enu Owa on Lagos Island.
The five adult workers according to on–site investigations conducted by LASEMA’s Team, all became victims of a failed controlled demolition site that collapsed on them while they were attempting to bring down the building. A process that lead to their hospitalization.
Further, the entire premises of the collapsed building located in the heart of Enu Owa market has been cordoned off by LASEMA to forestall secondary incidents, while those in the neighborhood have been sensitized on the need to avoid the collapsed building site.
However, the five victims of this ongoing operation have been moved to nearby hospitals.