As earlier reported that a three storey building collapsed somewhere around Ita Faaji, Lagos Island.
12 persons have been confirmed dead and 43 rescued.
The primary school located on the second floor of the building collapsed with pupils trapped in the building.
Emergency and rescue workers – Officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), as well as security personnel including the police, army, and National Security and Civil Defence Force (NSCDC) have continued with rescue operations at the scene.
12 persons have been confirmed dead while 42 injured are currently receiving treatment.
Information about the owner of the school is yet to be revealed as no one seems to have come out to claim ownership of the building.