Two children’s have died Following the collapse of a school’s fence.
The fence fell down when the kids—a 3-year-old boy called Samat Saheed and an unidentified 9-year-old girl—were in front of Covenant Point Academy on Ajose Street in the Amukoko neighborhood of Lagos State.
Samat, who was playing close to the school and his mother’s store when he was instantaneously crushed to death since his head took the brunt of the blow.
The girl had just passed the school when the fence gave way, knocking her unconscious. Soon after, she passed away.
The school’s proprietor has been taken into custody.
“When the police arrived, they detained the school building’s owner. There are only piled bricks in the structure; there are no pillars. The building was poorly constructed; there was no wiring, pillar, or other structural support, thus it collapsed quickly “1960nobs.ng was told by a local.
On September 11, early on a Sunday morning, representatives from the Lagos State Building Control Agency came to the area to examine the structure.