Ikoyi Building Collapse: Four more bodies recovered as death toll rises to 14

WuzupNigeria's correspondent at the scene confirmed that four new dead bodies have been pulled out of the rubble, taking the death toll to a total of 14.
Red Cross,  at Ikoyi building collapse scene
Red Cross, at Ikoyi building collapse sceneMatthew

At least four more bodies have been reportedly pulled out of the collapsed 21-storey building in Ikoyi, Lagos.

WuzupNigeria's correspondent at the scene of the incident confirmed that four new dead bodies have been pulled out from the rubble, taking the death toll to 14.

The bodies were wrapped in black bags to shield them from onlookers before they were moved by the unit van of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency Response team.

An official who spoke on the conditions of anonymity also confirmed that about four new bodies were pulled out from the rubble.

However, the identities of the victims remained unknown as the general public await an official release from the government.

As of the time of filing this report, 14 persons have so far been brought out dead while nine others have been rescued.

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