At least nine persons have been rescued from the collapsed uncompleted four -storey building in Dape, Life-camp area of the Federal Capital Territory.
The Director General Of the FCT Emergency Management Agency, FEMA, Alhaji Abbass Idriss gave the confirmation at the site of the collapsed building in Abuja.
The incident which occurred in the late hours of Monday, while workers were on the construction site in the swampy Dape area near the Berger Clinic, was said to have trapped many.
Rescue teams from the Federal Capital Territory Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), FCT Fire Service, Police and other security personnel are currently at the site in efforts to rescue more victims.
The cause of the collapse is yet to be ascertained.
Remi Johnson, Edited By Grace Namiji
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