Five women escaped death yesterday as a building collapsed in Onitsha Anambra State.
The decked attachment of the building located at No. 44 Modebe avenue, Odoakpu in the commercial city of the state, reportedly collapsed around 2.30pm.
The incident was coming less than 24-hours after a three-storey building collapsed in the same area, leaving five persons dead and three others rescued with varying degrees of injury.
The only consolation is that no life was lost in the Friday’s incident which happened in Modebe Street Onitsha.
Confirming the incident, the Chairman, Red Cross Society in Anambra State, Prof. Peter Katchy said the casualties have been moved to Leeds hospital for intensive care.
“There is no death recorded. Five casualties,all females are now admitted at Leeds Hospital at Modebe avenue Onitsha for intensive care.
“The conditions of the casualties are stable.” We pray that the recover speedily.
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