March 14, 2019 / 8:28 AM / 5 months ago

More people die after Nigeria building collapse -emergency agency official

LAGOS, March 14 (Reuters) - More people have died after being taken to hospital in the wake of the collapse of a building housing a school in the Nigerian city of Lagos, said an emergency agency official on Thursday.

Adesina Tiamiyu, the general manager of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, declined to give a total figure for casualties, saying they were still being worked out. (Reporting by Angela Ukomadu and Alexis Akwagyiram in Lagos; Writing by Paul Carsten Editing by Gareth Jones)

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