Nigeria: Father, 2 children killed in building collapse in Anambra
By Ahmad Hadizat Omayoza, Mamos Nigeria
A man distinguished as Chizoba Aniefuna and his two children have lost their lives following the breakdown of their one story building with confined house at Egbu Umuenem, Otolo Nnewi in Nnewi North neighborhood government area of Anambra State.
A connection of the one who was likewise caught in the structure which was still under development, and whose name was not promptly given, was safeguarded and hurried to St. Felix hospital, Nnewi where he is getting treatment.
Officials of the Council for Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria, COREN, and the Change Advisory group Executive of Nnewi North LGA, Mr. Chris Obiora, have visited the scene.
When the excavator used to rescue the victims broke down at the site, manual laborers were already on the scene performing a rescue mission.
Tending to columnists after the dead bodies were brought out from the garbage, The Anambra State Administrator of COREN, Engr. Victor Meju credited the occurrence to unfortunate establishment, unfortunate substantial blend, low quality of materials, unfortunate wearing expense limit, dissention to standard and non endorsement from important administrative specialists.
Portraying it as an avoidable misfortune, Meju coordinated the cordoning off of the site, adding that the proprietor of the structure, Mr. Chukwunafu Anamanjo would be welcomed for addressing to help with examination.
The Progress Board of trustees Executive of Nnewi North LGA, Obiora, asked individuals to constantly utilize guaranteed Specialists and other applicable work force in the structure area, taking note of that checking groups were additionally essential to guarantee that the norms were completely stuck to.