A three-storey building under construction has collapsed at Ilasa area of Lagos with people trapped in the debris.
The building reportedly caved in around 2:30pm on Thursday.
Rescue agencies had moved to site and were working frantically to rescue trapped victims.
Director, Lagos State Fire Service, Rasak Fadipe said that the three-storey building under construction collapsed at Richard Abimbola Street, Ilasa, Lagos.
According to him, people were still trapped in the debris and that rescue was ongoing.
About two weeks ago, a two-storey under construction in Lekki area of Lagos collapsed, killing two people.
The state government then sealed off the building till the contractor provides evidence of building approval.