Flood sweeps away 4-year-old child in Lagos

Flood sweeps away 4-year-old child in Lagos

Officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA are carrying out a search to recover a 4-year-old child who was swept away by flood in Lagos.

Kano set to deport another batch of 2,000 Almajirai
Plant extract in Madagascar’s herbal drug for Coronavirus grows in Nigeria – Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire
Uniben staff killed, one injured as police allegedly chase driver over N100 (photos)

Officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA are carrying out a search to recover a 4-year-old child who was swept away by flood in Lagos.

The rescue team began their search at 38 Fashola street, Papa Asafa, Orile, Agege, Vanguard reports. 

The incident reportedly happened around 10 am during the torrential rainfall with attendant heavy flooding.

Director-General of LASEMA, Dr Femi Oke-Osanyintolu, confirmed the incident to the publication, saying that the agency received a distress call from a witness.

“Response team from the agency has been dispatched immediately with search and rescue operation ongoing,” Oke-Osanyintolu stated

RELATED  RAPE THREAT: Women groups write AGF, insist Governor El-Rufai's son, Bello must face trial over "gang-rape threat"

COMMENTS

WORDPRESS: 0