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At least 30 Die in Building Collapse in Nigeria's Megacity Lagos

At least 30 people were killed when a five-storey building still under construction collapsed in Nigeria's megacity and commercial capital Lagos, officials said on Wednesday. The Lagos state government said the house collapsed on Tuesday after the owners had added floors despite lacking a permit from authorities, which had sealed off the site — a common problem in the West African nation where law enforcement is weak. Aid officials had initially put the death toll at four but...

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