A part of a three-storey constructing at Ahiaeke Ndume Ibeku in Umuahia North Native Authorities Space of Abia State, has collapsed.
A resident of the realm, who spoke with The Nation, stated the construction collapsed after a heavy rainfall in Umuahia and adjourning cities on Saturday night time, June 18.
The eight-flat condominium was being inhabited by some households as of the time of the incident, nevertheless, no casualty has been reported.
Sources attributed the constructing collapse to make use of of substandard supplies, particularly the rods.
In response to a supply who spoke to the publication, the proprietor of the constructing is from the neighbouring Ikwuano LGA and resides outdoors the nation.
The supply stated your complete constructing had been beneath building for over 30 years however the half that collapsed was just lately hooked up the construction.
It was gathered that although some tenants have lived within the constructing for some years, building work started just lately on the constructing so as to full the construction.
“This constructing began after I was in secondary college practically forty years in the past and has by no means been accomplished. However owing to shortage of residential buildings individuals determined to inhabit it uncompleted leaving the house owners the possibility to finish it little by little as they gather extra rents,” a supply stated.
“The wing that collapsed will not be but totally inhabited because the can be tenant simply paid within the cash which as you possibly can see is getting used to work out these flats.”
Tenants of the collapsed constructing had been seen transferring their property.
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