Jan 20, 2022

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Many Feared Dead, Others Trapped As Church Building Collapses in Delta – Legit.ng

  • The Asaba branch of Salvation Ministries Church, founded by a popular pastor, David Ibiyiomie, has collapsed
  • The building fell on Tuesday January 11th, a. after the collapse of the children’s section of the church in Okpanam in Oshimili North the area

About 10 people reportedly died when a one-story building that allegedly belonging to a church in the collapsed local government area of ​​Delta state in Okpanam, north of Oshimili January 11th, collapsed.

It was also found that many people are still trapped under the rubble of the collapsed church building.

According to Premium Times, the collapsed building belongs to David Ibiyeomie, one of Nigeria’s most popular pastors.

Details of the collapse of the church building

The report says that the building collapsed during a service on Tuesday, January 11th. < / p>

Sources said that construction was in progress on a part of the building that was in use at the time of the incident.

The sources said that there is a possibility that most of the victims could be children as the portion of the collapsed building was the children’s area of ​​the church.

While some of the victims of the collapse were taken to a nearby hospital, bodies, mostly those of children, were also recovered by a rescue team on the ground.

Delta State Police spokesman Bright Edafe confirmed that Incident, saying that many of the victims were rescued and taken to area hospitals for treatment.

Edafe said the rescue mission from the relevant authorities working in the state is still ongoing is.

1 dead, 3 people trapped when building collapsed in Lagos, NEMA says

A building at 97 Lagos Road Haruna in the Ikorodu area of ​​Lagos state has collapsed, NEMA officials said.

The building originally abandoned by its owner is said to be collapsed on the night of Monday October 18.

Ibrahim Farinloye, Acting Coordinator of NEMA, Southwest, said the collapsed building is currently being demolished. < / p>

38 dead confirmed, 9 others rescued in the collapse of a 21-story building in Ikoyi

A 21-story building in the Ikoyi area of ​​Lagos State collapsed and has trapped many residents of the area.

The building collapse was confirmed by the acting coordinator of the National Emergency Management Agency (N EMA).

Farinloye confirmed that the collapsed building is on Gerrard Road in the Ikoyi area.