BLACK WEDNESDAY! Woman Reportedly Loses 5 Children In Lagos School Building Collapse
March. 13, 2019
According to a Twitter user, a woman lost 5 children in the school building that collapsed in Ita-Faji, Lagos Island earlier today.
Over 100 pupils were said to be in the building when it collapsed. The cause of the collapse is still unknown. Efforts are still ongoing to rescue as many students alive as possible.
Read reactions from twitter below.
@DrOlufunmilayo wrote,'Collapsed building in Lagos island. One woman has lost 5 children to it. I hope this will not just end in the usual Nigerian “awww” “eyah” and a lot of silly smileys We have to start investigating and jailing those responsible for avoidable deaths like this.
@iam_ademuyiwa wrote,'Black Wednesday it is for the people who lost their loved ones today due to the building collapse in Lagos Island and for all Lagosians. This is one too many in Lagos Island. LASG has to do something that’d end up in a win-win situation.
@ik_osakioduwa wrote,'My heart goes out to the families of the school children & teachers that suffered the building collapse in Lagos island. May God see you guys through this very tough time.
@GraceJo30910206 wrote,'The collapsed school at Itafaji in Lagos Island. Many pupils still trapped under building. God of mercy #ItaFajiSchool #Lagos
@So_naughty12 wrote,'What is life? Dis minute you have it and the very next second, its gone. My prayers are with the victims and families of those affected by the lagos island school collapse So many gory pictures and videos online right now. May the souls of the departed Rest in peace