UPDATE! 11-Year-Old Girl Confirmed Dead In Lagos Mosque Collapse, Rescue Efforts Ongoing

Date: 26-05-2024 6:14 pm (3 weeks ago) | Author: Mister Jay Wonder
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Emergency teams rushed to the scene of a devastating incident in Lagos State on Sunday, where a collapsed mosque claimed the life of an 11-year-old girl in the Papa Ajao area.

Confirming the grim discovery, Benjamin Hundeyin, the State Police Public Relations Officer, acknowledged the tragic turn of events. "The rescue operation is ongoing, but as I speak with you, the corpse of an 11-year-old girl has been recovered. The operation is still underway," he stated.

Witnesses recounted the harrowing moments as the mosque buckled during afternoon prayers, trapping worshippers beneath the rubble. While some managed to escape the chaos, others were not as fortunate, becoming ensnared in the debris.

Prompted by the urgency of the situation, bystanders rallied to assist in the rescue efforts, urgently contacting emergency services, including the police, for assistance.

As responders continue their painstaking search for survivors, questions loom over the circumstances leading to the collapse, with authorities expected to launch investigations into the incident.

The community remains in shock and mourning as details emerge, awaiting further updates on the aftermath of this tragic event.


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