Scores Escape Death as 3-storey Building Collapses in Kano

Scores of people were said to have escaped death by the whiskers when a three-storey building meant for the Department of Architecture at the Kano State Science and Technology, Wudil, Kano, collapsed Monday afternoon.
Many of tbe labourers who were working during the incident were said to have sustained various degrees of injury and were subsequently rushed to the hospital for treatment.
It was gathered that the building which was under construction collapsed around 1pm Monday.
As of the time of filing this report, no death has been recorded. It was not yet confirmed that the building collapse claimed lives as according to a witness, who does not want his name in print, some labourers were working when the building caved in.
“I think it has collapsed on some people but rescue workers are still searching. It is under construction, therefore students are not taking lectures in the building yet,” he said.
Another student, who also craved for anonymity, said: “We learnt that scores of labourers have sustained various degrees of injuries.”

Author: News Editor

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