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Tragedy As An 8-Storey Building Under Construction Collapses In Imo State
A building said to be under construction in the Capital City of Imo State collapsed. The building is said to be situated around Yaradua's drive-by Lords Chosen Church, Owerri.

According to an eye witness, the building had said to have collapsed due to poor construction, leaving many workers trapped.


Information reaching eaglesourcenews as at the time of filing this report is that rescue operations are ongoing with more personnel on the ground to aid in the search.

A media source later revealed that at least 3 people were discovered dead and scores injured. One of the victims who gave up the ghost while receiving treatment at the Federal Medical Centre Owerri, Imo State.

While commending the efforts of the rescue team, the Governor, Senator Hope Uzodinma consoles with the family of those who lost their lives, assures them of Government support. He also said the Contractor who was behind the tragedy must be brought to book.

Meanwhile, another structure at the Amaraku Ultra Modern market by the Owelle Rescue Mission under White man supervision has partially collapsed. Eagle source noticed that although no life was lost, one part of the uncompleted building went down entirely.

The market located at the hub of the town serves as a daily market at the same time as a weekly market. Located in Isiala Mbano LGA, along Owerri - Okigwe road, connecting Ugiri, Amauzari, Agbaja, Anara, and Isu.

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