One feared dead as building collapses in Ondo


One person has been confirmed dead  as a storey building  collapsed along Fanibi Junction in Akure, the Ondo state capital.

Other  members of the family were trapped in the collapsed building.

It was gathered that the incident occurred around 3 o’clock in the morning while the occupants had slept.

Eyewitness told our correspondent that the building collapsed and one of the occupants, a woman, died instantly as her bodies had been taken out.

He said neighbors had been helping to rescue others including children trapped in the building.


Rescue operators have not arrived at the scene of the incident.