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Scores of persons are reported dead and many others trapped following the collapse of a building in the premises of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, Ejigbo in Lagos.

The site of the collapsed building
The incident which occured at about 2pm claimed the lives of worshippers in the Church who were probably staying in the building.

As at press time, about 50 bodies have been recovered from the scene of the collapse building in the premises of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, Ikotun in Lagos.

Public Relations Officer of the Lagos State Emergency Management Authority, Friday Adeboayo confirmed the recovery of the dead bodies adding that rescue operations are on to evacuate injured persons.

The building said to be guest house for foreign visitors reportedly collapsed Friday morning.

Naijacrux gathered from a reliable source that no fewer than 70 guests were said to be in the building when the building came down.

No reason had been given for the building collapse neither had the church issued a statement as of the time of filing this report.