Two Die in Abuja Walkway Collapse

By Joke Falaju

Abuja — Two people have been reported dead after a walkway under construction collapsed in Maitama area of Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

The incident, which happened yesterday around 4.00p.m. at Plot 3333, Mississippi Street, AO6 District, Maitama, also left one person critically injured.

An eyewitness, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, told The Guardian that construction workers were on site when the walkway caved in and three persons were buried in the rubble.