Three-storey building collapses in Enugu

A three-storey building in Ugbene 2, Abakpa-Nike, collapsed in Enugu East Local Government Area, Enugu State collapsed on Saturday

Mr Daniel Ndukwe, the Police Public Relations Officer of the state command who said no life was lost saying, at about 1900hrs, the police received information concerning the collapse of the building prompting security operatives to rush to the scene and cordon off the area.

“Preliminary investigation reveals that no life was lost and we will make further development available to the people,” he said.

NEWSCASTARS.COM gathered from NAN reports that the three-storey structure also collapsed on another building belonging to Mr Ndukwe Okechukwu, the Deputy Chairman, Aniri Local Government Area of the state.

Okechukwu said that his wife and three children escaped unhurt after the three-storey building collapsed on his house saying it was after the three of them had moved out of the sitting room to see their mother that the building collapsed on the sitting room part of his house.

“The way and manner we survived the incident gave an indication of God’s intervention,” he said.

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