Construction Of Ikoyi Collapsed 21-storey Building Began Before Approval Was Granted –Lagos Government

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Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) said before a coroner's inquest into the collapse of the 21-storey building at Gerard Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, that construction of the three high-rise blocks began before provisional approval was granted. Muritala Olawale, the Managing Director of Prowess Engineering Nigeria Ltd, was a former consultant structural engineer to the project.
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Construction Of Ikoyi Collapsed 21-storey Building Began Before Approval Was Granted –Lagos Government

A team of rescuers scours the rubble for bodies.Construction of the collapsed 21-storey building in Ikoyi, Lagos, began before provisional approval was granted, the state government has said.Counsel to Lagos State Building Control Agency, Mr A.S Odugbemi, made this known while questioning Mr Muritala Olawale, Managing Director of Prowess Engineering Nigeria Ltd. A team of rescuers scours the rubble for bodies. Olawale was a former consult…

4 months ago·New York, United States
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Ikoyi building collapse: Construction began before approval was granted – LASBCA

The Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), said before a Coroner’s Inquest to the collapse of the 21-storey building at Gerard Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, that construction of the three high-rise blocks began before provisional approval was granted.Counsel for LASBCA, Mr A.S Odugbemi, made the assertion while questioning Mr Muritala Olawale, the Managing Director of Prowess Engineering Nigeria Ltd.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Ola…

4 months ago·Nigeria
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Ikoyi building collapse: Construction began before approval was granted – LASBCA

Of the three high-rise buildings (Blocks A, B, and C), situated on Gerard Road, Ikoyi, Lagos; Block B (21-storeys) collapsed on November 1, 2021, killing 46 persons including the contractor.The post Ikoyi building collapse: Construction began before approval was granted – LASBCA appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

4 months ago·Abuja, Nigeria
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