A building sited at No. 60, Odo Street, Obalende, Eti-Osa in Lagos State has collapsed.
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency confirm the incident.
In a tweet Sunday evening, the agency confirmed that the collapse left five men and one woman dead.
It also reported that five persons exhumed from the remains of the collapsed building were severely injured.
LASEMA said they have been transferred to the hospital for necessary medical attention.
The agency said another ten casualties with minor injuries have been treated.
It added that rescue operation was still ongoing as of 6:55pm on Sunday.
Update on Collapsed Building at 1855hrs
The operation on the above is ongoing.
Initial findings are as follows:
10 Casualties treated with minor injuries
5 severely injured persons exhumed from the remains and transferred to hospital
6 fatalities (5 men, 1 women) https://t.co/6KUwCUKXFX
— LRU #Call112 (@lasemasocial) October 11, 2020