As contained in Anambra Broadcasting Service (ABS) report, a two-storey building under construction in Amikwo, Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra State has collapsed.
The terrible incident according to eyewitnesses who live close to the building said the house gave out a loud noise that woke them up before collapsing. Awoken by the noise, they came out and discovered that the building has collapsed.
The first floor of the building sank into the ground, while the remaining portion fell on a nearby two-storey building with occupants. However, no life was lost in the unfortunate incident.
The report further revealed that the collapsed building has been under construction for the past ten years and was marked since 2018 by Awka Capital Territory Development Authority. However, the engineer paid deaf ear to the warning sign and continued working on the building.
The unfortunate incident has compelled the Awka Capital Territory Development Agency to seal the site.
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