Tragedy struck on Wednesday, March 13 when a three-storey building collapsed at Itafaji area of Lagos, killing scores of children.
Legit.ng brings exclusive pictures from the scene of the incident. Below are the pictures:
Legit.ng previously reported that an undisclosed number of children of a primary school were said to have been killed after a three-storey building reportedly collapsed in Lagos state on Wednesday, March 13.
Other persons were believed to be trapped in the debris of the collapsed structure which was reportedly housing a primary school on the top floor.
The building located at the Itafaji area of Lagos Island was reported to be a residential building with several apartments.
The building collapse was confirmed by Kehinde Adebayo, the spokesperson for the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency.
He said emergency officials were already on ground. At the time the news of the incident emerged, the cause of the collapse was yet to be ascertained.
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