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Poor Oversight, Materials Blamed for Deadly Building Collapses in Nigeria

Living spaces and office buildings continue to sprout all over Nigeria to meet the needs of a growing population, but many of these structures are built with little to no oversight and of substandard materials, leading to collapses that experts say could be avoided Nearly a year to the day after a large dormitory under construction collapsed in a Lagos suburb, another building collapse claimed lives in Nigeria.  This time it was an Islamic school in the village of Bukuru in...

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