The Chairperson, Women Empowerment and Legal Aid (WELA), Mrs. Funmi Falana, has asked the Chief Registrar of the High Court of Lagos State to conduct an inquest into the cause of the collapse of a four-storey building, which occurred at Massey Street, Ita-Faji, Lagos.
Reports say about 18 persons died and 41 injured in the incident, which occurred at about 10:20am on March 13.
It also mentioned thst the third floor housed Oben Private Nursery and Primary School. Many pupils were trapped.
Mrs. Falana, in her letter addressed to the Chief Registrar, had urged her to use the platform of the inquest to make recommendations pursuant to Section 15 of the Lagos State Coroner Law 2007.