Update On School Building Collapse: 7 Pupils Rescued Alive
7 School Pupils, including 12 adults have just been rescued alive from the Lagos school building collapse, earlier today.
19 persons have been rescued from the three-storey building that collapsed in the Ita-Faji area of Lagos Island today Wednesday March 13th.
Rescue operations spearheaded by men of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) are still ongoing while the police and other security operatives are monitoring the security situation at the scene.
We earlier reported that over 100 pupils are feared dead, after a school building collapsed moments earlier in at Itafaji, Lagos Island, Lagos State.
Tragedy struck, as the three storey building housing a school collapsed, killing and trapping many.
As at the time of filing this report, many students are being rushed to the General hospital, Marina, while parents are trooping there to search for their children.