Two Confirmed Dead In Police Building Collapse

Channels Television  
Updated December 25, 2016

Police Building CollapseTwo persons have been confirmed dead in a building collapse on Sunday.

The incident is said to have taken place at the Area ‘F’ Police Command, Ikeja in Lagos State.

The building collapse followed a massive fire outbreak at the premises of the Nigerian Breweries Plc in the Iganmu area of the state in southwest Nigeria.

The blaze was said to have engulfed the factory section of the company.

According to officials of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), the fire started at about 5:30am on Sunday.

Meanwhile, an eyewitness told Channels Television crew that the fire began from the generator room

Although no death has so far been reported, about three victims have been taken away by NEMA officials for treatment.

Spokesman for the Nigerian Breweries, Mr Kufre Ekanem, said the fire has been brought under control.

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