Lagos (Nigeria)

Type: City
Name: Lagos (Nigeria)
Country: Nigeria
Latitude: 6.45
Longitude: 3.47
population: 8,789,133
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 1 hour ago - 41 reports

Announcing Nigeria building collapse deaths was not delayed

“It did not take long. I am saying to you we started getting information from the time the building started collapsing,” she told reporters in Cape Town.“This is a synagogue so the need to tread carefully and not disturb the ambiance of praying people ... [Published Citizen.co.za - 1 hour ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 6 reports

Death Toll in Nigeria Church Collapse Rises to 70

Crews are still searching for bodies, one week after a church building collapsed in the Nigerian capitol, Lagos, killing at least 70 people. ... [Published KTVU - 2 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 4 reports

UPDATE: Polokwane travel agency organised church trip

A Polokwane-based travel agency confirmed that one of its tour groups had been lodging at the Synagogue Church of All Nations (Scoan) in Nigeria when it collapsed.“From our group, there were eight people, some from Limpopo, KwaZulu-Natal, and Mpumalanga,” ... [Published Daily Dispatch - 8 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 4 reports

Ebola: NAFDAC Impounds Expired Hand Sanitisers In Lagos

NAN— Sep 17, 2014 |The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, has impounded 104 brands of expired hand sanitisers and fake Ebola testing kits at various borders in the country.The NAFDAC Director-General, Dr. Paul Orhii, who spoke ... [Published Leadership - 7 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 3 reports

Lagos disaster: church asked to co-operate

TB Joshua and staff at his Synagogue Church of All Nations are under mounting pressure to co-operate with the authorities after a fatal building collapse. ... [Published IOL - 8 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 19 reports

Nigerian preacher under pressure over fatal church collapse

AFP  –A popular Nigerian preacher and televangelist was under mounting pressure on Wednesday to co-operate with the authorities after a fatal building collapse that claimed at least 67 lives.TB Joshua and staff at his Synagogue Church of All Nations had ... [Published Yahoo! News South Africa - 10 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 6 reports

I'll Clinch APC Gov Party's Ticket- Hamzat

Joy EkekeDr Obafemi Hamzat,Lagos State Commissioner for Works and 2015 governorship aspirant on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC,said is optimistic that he would clinch the party’s ticket in November during its primary.Hamzat expressed this ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - 10 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 16 reports

Lagos collapse 'killed S Africans'

At least 67 South Africans were killed when a church belonging to Nigerian TV evangelist TB Joshua collapsed in Lagos last week, South Africa's President Jacob Zuma has said. It is not clear how many people died overall, as the previous death toll was ... [Published Austin American Statesman - 10 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 8 reports

Synagogue: Woman, 45, survives building collapse

•Death toll hits 63 •SON probes disasterBy Ekene OkoroSnr. Correspondent, LagosA 45-year-old- woman on Tuesday walked out alive from the rubbles of the collapsed building at the Synagogue Church of All Nations in Ikotun, Lagos, five days after the property ... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - 12 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 3 reports

Lagos BRT Vandalism: Tribunal Commences Public Hearing

The three-man tribunal of enquiry set up to look into the July 4, accident involving the Bus Rapid Transit, popularly called BRT and a soldier on a motorbike, yesterday commenced its public hearing by listening the accounts of two witnesses. The tribunal ... [Published African Entertainer - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 6 reports

Mixed feelings over Sept 22 schools’ resumption

Ever since the Federal Government directed that all schools should reopen on September 22, 2014, there has been a lot of controversies as many threw dust in the air, opposing the change of resumption date as against the former October 13, declared by ... [Published Daily Newswatch - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 16 reports

XINHUA - Toll from Nigeria's building collapse rises to 49

Toll from Nigeria's building collapse rises to 49Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.LAGOS, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- The death toll from a building collapse in Nigeria's southwest state of Lagos has risen to 49,a rescue agency spokesperson said Monday.A total of ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 16 2014]

Quotes

"They will help asserting needs. The team is really going to work on assessments" she said
"We have to ask for the tests because of what has happened" LASBCA general manager Abimbola Animashaun told AFP at the scene, pointing to one building which had an extra three storeys added
"If he had, that wouldn't be a problem, it's just he hasn't."
"We are at the new site, which is just adjacent to the site of the scene of the incident" she told AA. "The school is in session, so we fear casualties."

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