A part of a two-story building in Abuja has collapsed, killing one of its occupants.
The collapsed structure is located along Airport Road, Jabi, behind CITEC Estate.
According to Alhaji Abbas Idris, Director General (DG) of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Emergency Management Authority (FEMA), the incident occurred around 1 a.m. on Wednesday.
The body of the dead has been taken to the Federal Medical Center (FMC) in Jabi.
“A part of a three-story structure under construction near CITEC Estate along Airport Road, jabi collapsed,” he said.
“One person died. And the body was deposited at the Federal Medical Center, Jabi. It happened by 1am on Wednesday (today) the occupants of the uncompleted building were rescued to a safer place to prevent more casualties due to continuous cracks from the structure”.