Lagos - Two people have been confirmed dead after a staircase collapsed at the Highway Quarters of the Lagos Police Barracks.
The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday.
It was gathered that the staircase section collapsed at about 7 am when the residents were preparing for the Christmas Day celebration.
The partial collapse occurred few days after fire gutted Area F police command, Ikeja, destroying property worth millions of Naira.”
The building is one of several dilapidated buildings in police barracks across the country.
Police Public Relation Officer (PPRO) Lagos state command, Dolapo Badmos has confirmed that two people lost their lives in the incident.
- News 24