Collapsed Buildings - Coren Blames Builders, Contractors

Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria, (COREN), Tuesday blamed builders, contractors and technicians for incessant collapse of buildings in many cities in Nigeria. This is coming even as Governor Sullivan Chime of Enugu state called on the COREN to impose tougher penalties on its members who are found to have executed poor jobs on projects.Speaking at the 20th Zonal Engineering Assembly held in Enugu, the Registrar of COREN, Mr. Felix Atume , said most collapsed buildings that occurred in Nigeria were mostly houses owned by individuals.