Home Topics Building Collapse

Building Collapse

Former Lagos State Commissioner for Housing, Mr. Bosun Jeje, has proffered solutions to the incessant building collapse, warning that if approvals granted developers are not monitored effectively, the menace would not cease to occur-

Bosun Jeje: How to curb building collapse

Former Lagos State Commissioner for Housing, Mr. Bosun Jeje, has proffered solutions to the incessant building collapse, warning that if approvals granted developers are not monitored effectively, the menace would not cease to occur:
No fewer than 23 persons were trapped in a three-storey building under construction which collapsed in Ibadan on Friday, witnesses said.

COREN: No fatality in Ibadan building collapse

Mr Sam Adeleke, the Chief Inspector, Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) Oyo State, says “no life was lost” in the building collapse in Ibadan, on Friday.

NEMA reviews 2018 emergency situations in FCT

The Abuja Operations Office, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has reviewed how all emergency situations in the territory were handled in 2018.

NIA: Only one registered architect in Kwara civil service

The Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA), Kwara chapter, has expressed concern that only one registered architect was in the services of Kwara State Government.
earth . quake . tremors

FCT Tremor: Implement laws against illegal mining, borehole digging – Scientist

Prof. Babatunde Rabiu, a scientist, has urged government to enforce existing laws against illegal mining and arbitrary drilling of boreholes to avert incidences of earth tremors, which endanger lives of citizens.
On-going rescue operations at the scence of building Collapse at Jabi in Abuja on Friday (17-8-18). 04470-17-8-18-Johnson Udeani-NAN

Abuja council to investigate building collapse

The Abuja Metropolitan Management Council (AMMC) says it will launch an investigation to find out the cause of a building collapse in the Jabi area of the state.

Federal government to restrict insurance operators to areas of competence

According to Kari, the new policy would introduce a “risk-based system” where companies would be restricted to their areas of competence and abilities instead of the “rule-based system” in operation, where companies operate regardless of the level of their capital.

Recent Stories

General Buratai: Terrorism a complex war

The Chief of Army Staff (CoAS), Lieutenant-General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has described the fight against terrorism as a complex one.

Court orders businessman to cut grass for seven days

Chief Ademola Odunade, the President of a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, on Tuesday ordered a businessman, Saheed Ajani, to cut grass for seven days for being disrespectful to the arbitrator.
APC Nigeria Supporters

Niger APC abandons Mohammed Bago for Femi Gbajabiamila, Ahmed Lawan

The All Progressives Congress (APC) and members-elect of the House of Representatives in Niger State have dashed the hope of member representing Chachanga constituency Mohammed Bago of becoming the Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Unai Emery

Arsenal’s Unai Emery doesn’t expect easy ride at Wolves

Unai Emery has warned Arsenal not to expect an easy ride from Wolves on Wednesday as the Gunners look to get their top-four bid back on track.
Tukur Buratai

General Buratai: Army pushing hard to stabilise North East

Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, has said that the Nigerian Army in collaboration with the Multi-National Joint Task Force is pushing hard to ensure stabilility in the Northern part of Borno.