A three-story building belonging to a private school in the Ejigbo area in Lagos state collapsed on Saturday, September 19.
According to eyewitnesses, the privately-owned building belonging to Excel College had previously shown signs of distress and the school was planning to renovate the structure before the collapse.
The affected school, Excel College, which is located at 15, Ansarudeen Street, Ile-Epo Bus-Stop, collapsed at about 8.15 am. So far, there are no reports of casualties recorded.
Meanwhile, the Lagos state government has reacted to the incident through a statement released on Sunday, September 20, 2020.