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Saraki’s aide, Moshood Mustapha’s building collapse in Ilorin

*No death, three injured

By Ayo Fasanmi, Ilorin

Three persons were reportedly injured as a four-storey building which collapsed in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital. The building belonging to Hon Mustapha Moshood, one of the aides of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki went down while still under construction.

Another section of the collapsed building in Ilorin
Another section of the collapsed building in Ilorin

The  building collapsed around Sulu Gambari road. Three people were said to have been injured. No fewer than 100 people practically escaped death. The incident which happened on Friday is located in the Government Reservation Area.

While some workers were working on the building, some people were holding fellowship in a container near the construction site.

It was said that part of the building, which was under construction, caved in while some of the debris also fell on two containers near the construction site.

It was further learnt that those who were holding fellowship managed to run out of the container, while the workers in the building either escaped or were rescued.

The Kwara State Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Ajayi Okansomi and the state PRO, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, Mr . Henry Belisinma, confirmed the collapse of the building. They also confirmed that there was no life lost.

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