According to a report by Double A Media, an aged building collapsed in Ibadan, Oyo state on Saturday, claiming the life of one 13-year- old boy with many injured.
The incident was said to have occurred at at Ile-anirin, Ile-tuntun by the midnight when all inhabitants were far asleep. The old inherited building was said to gives no signal until the hour of the incident.
The mother of the deceased, Mrs. Raji, explained that all her efforts to rescue her son prove abortive.
“…immediately I woke up, I tried to wake up my two sons but unfortunately the wall collapsed and sunk Abiodun.” she said
Abiodun Raji was a J.S.S 2 student of Muslim Grammar School, Odinjo, Ibadan.
Furthermore, the father of the deceased who happens to be an house painter according to him, is a tenant in the house and the collapse of the building caught them unaware for him to comprehend how it happened.
As at press time, the landlady was seen seriously lamenting in pain as her legs were seriously injured with lesser hope of rising again.
The landlord and the victims therefore seek the support of Nigerians for help, to meet their needs in time like this.