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A woman searches for belongings at the site of a collapsed building in Nigeria's commercial capital of Lagos, Nigeria, on March 14, 2019.PHOTO: REUTERS

Nigerian School Building Collapse Death Toll Reaches 20

Authorities said Friday 20 people have been confirmed killed in the collapse Wednesday of a three-storey building housing a primary school in Lagos, Nigeria's...
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UN Chief Express Shock Over Nigeria School Building Collapse

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was "shocked and saddened" by the fatal collapse of a building in Nigeria, his spokesperson said Thursday. "The secretary-general will be...
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President Buhari Saddened by Lagos School Building Collapse

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday expressed sadness over the collapse of a three-storey building housing a primary school in Ita-Faji area of Lagos,...
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Nigeria: Rescuers try to save survivors in school building collapse

Hundreds of rescuers have been struggling to search and rescue victims of the collapsed building housing a school in Ita Faji area of Lagos,...
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan carries a coffin as he joins hundreds of mourners who attend the funeral prayers for nine members of Alemdar family killed in a collapsed apartment building in Istanbul. AP

Istanbul Building Collapse Deaths Rises to 21

The death toll has risen to 21 from the collapse of an eight-storey apartment building in Istanbul, Turkey's interior minister announced Saturday night. Speaking at...
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7 dead in building breakdown in India’s Delhi because of cylinder blast

At least seven people died and eight injured when a building collapsed following a cylinder blast in a locality in Delhi, India late on...
A trapped worker calls for help from the rubble of a collapsed building in Pathumthani province, central Thailand, Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. A six-story building under construction on the outskirts of Thailand's capital collapsed Monday, killing a number of workers and trapping several others underneath the rubble, police said. (AP Photo) THAILAND OUTThe Associated Press

3 perished, 12 injured in building collapse in Mumbai

At least three people were killed and more than 12 others injured after a building collapsed in Mumbai Thursday, a senior police official said. ...
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Kpone Presby School sends in a distress call over imminent building collapse

In the heart of the rather bustling town of Kpong in the Lower Manya Krobo Municipality is a 52 year old deathtrap of a...

Building breakdown murders 4 amid destruction drive in India

The building was demolished in Meerut district about 475 km northwest of Lucknow city, the capital of Uttar Pradesh. Officials said the...
Photo taken on April 25, 2015 shows collapsed buildings after an earthquake in Kathmandu, capital of Nepal. Death toll in Nepal climbed to 711, the country's Home Ministry said Saturday afternoon, hours after a major earthquake struck the country. (Xinhua)

Nairobi building collapse; Woman rescued after 6 days

The woman was reported to be weak but to have no visible injuries. Soldiers were clearing debris to pull her out. Earlier this week, a...

Floods in Nairobi and building collapse kills 14

President Uhuru Kenyatta visited the ruins of the six-storey building, where residents perished after concrete floors collapsed down on top of each other during...
Residents said that the building shook violently in the rain before collapsing

7 dead in building collapse in Kenya during flood

TV coverage from the scene showed a crowd gathering at the Huruma residential estate as rescuers dug for survivors. At least seven people are...
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High Court Adjourns SCOAN Building Collapse Trial Again

Justice Lateef Lawal-Akapo said the case would resume “on April 8 for arguments” after a fresh challenge was brought by the defendants to halt...
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March 19 Leading Nigerian media outlets

-- Few days after 34 construction workers were killed in a building collapse in the Lekki area of Lagos, another occurred on Saturday at...
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March 8 world news summary at 1530 GMT

LAGOS -- The death toll from a five-storey building collapse in Lagos, Nigeria's economic hub, has risen to 10 as rescuers continue rescue operation,...
Photo taken on April 25, 2015 shows collapsed buildings after an earthquake in Kathmandu, capital of Nepal. Death toll in Nepal climbed to 711, the country's Home Ministry said Saturday afternoon, hours after a major earthquake struck the country. (Xinhua)

Six people killed in northern Indian city building collapse

Most of the victims were laborers working on the doomed building, which also buried an unknown number of people under its debris, said the...
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Nigerian Human Rights Community On SCOAN Building Collapse Verdict

On behalf of the members of the Nigerian Human Rights Community (NHRC), a coalition of 135 civil society groups spread across Nigeria, we rise...

Two people feared dead after building collapse in Indian capital

At least two persons were killed Saturday night and six others seriously injured when a four-story building collapsed in the western part of the...

Four Asian workers found dead in Collapsed building in Saudi

Four Asian workers died when an under-construction building collapsed on Monday in Al-Qassim Region in Saudi Arabia, Al Eqtisadiya online newspaper reported. ...
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Nigeria’s decision to recall top diplomat regrettable – SA government

Nigeria's decision to recall its acting high commissioner to South Africa was "unfortunate and regrettable", the South African government said on Saturday. The South...
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Synagogue Building Collapse: Police Boss Suspects Sabotage!!!

The Divisional Police Officer in charge of the Ikotun division, CSP Haruna Alaba, has told the coroner at the ongoing inquest into the collapsed...
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Contradicting Witnesses In T.B. Joshua Building Collapse Inquest

Contradictions and insufficient information from witnesses at the inquest into the collapse of The Synagogue building last month provided strong indications that ascertaining the...
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Report on SCOAN Building collapse-I

T. B. Joshua has been predicting a lot of accurate prophecies regarding world events, politics, to mention but few, from the SCOAN Nigeria and...

SCOAN Building Collapse witness speak

Over 200 South Africans survived the building collapse at the Synagogue Church of All Nations (Scoan) in Lagos, South Africa's High Commissioner in Nigeria...
A trapped worker calls for help from the rubble of a collapsed building in Pathumthani province, central Thailand, Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. A six-story building under construction on the outskirts of Thailand's capital collapsed Monday, killing a number of workers and trapping several others underneath the rubble, police said. (AP Photo) THAILAND OUTThe Associated Press

Under Construction Condominium Collapse In Thailand

At least seven people were killed and several others injured when a building collapsed north of Bangkok on Monday, local media reported. According to radio...