Building collapses, kills two in Anambra


A two storey building under construction has allegedly collapsed and killed two persons in Anambra State.
It was gathered that that the building which was located at Oraifite, Ekwusigo Local Government Area was being rid of its second floor which was said to have a defect, when it caved in a killed two persons working at the site.
A source said: “Two persons lost their lives in the building collapse in Ibolo, Oraifite in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State.
“The deceased were said to be working at the two storey facility when the incident occurred at the early hours of Friday.
“The Engineer in charge had instructed the workers to remove the second floor which was not properly constructed.
“It was in course of the removal that the building caved in.”
It was learnt that as at Saturday morning, one of the deceased workers had been removed from the debris, while the other was still yet to be found.

By Ifeizu Joe

Ifeizu is a seasoned journalist and Managing Editor of TheRazor. He has wide knowledge of Anambra State and has reported the state objectively for over a decade.

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