At least 10 primary-school pupils are current trapped after a three-storey building housing a nursery/primary school collapsed in Ita-Faji area of Lagos.
There were initially more than double the number trapped in the building when it collapsed aroun 10am in the morning but rescue efforts by the Lagos state government and other partner agencies have yielded some results.
About 22 persons have been rescued from the scene of the collapse so far with 10 pupils still trapped
The primary school is housed on the last floor of the building.
“At least 10 children” are inside the building and are “thought to be alive,” a rescuer, who gave his name as Derin, told Punch.
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