Following the saddened report which broke out yesterday on an uncompleted shopping mall which collapsed yesterday, in Jabi area of Abuja, living two people dead and over ten persons trapped, the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has vowed to ensure that all those who are trapped and rescued.
Osinbajo who visited the collapsed shopping mall yesterday evening in the company of the Secretary to the Government, Boss Gidahyelda Mustpha and the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Alhaji Muhammad Musa Bello also disclosed that investigation would be carried out to revealed the reason for the collapse.
A rescue team is already present and working assiduously to ensure that those trapped in the building are brought out.
Accounts by eyewitnesses revealed that those trapped in the uncompleted building were actually squatting in it.
According to an eyewitness who does want his name mentioned, “Before the officials came, we rescued four persons while one died. One of the rescued persons had a broken leg. They were rushed to the hospital. Others are still trapped.”
Watch video of Acting President’s visit to the collapsed building below: