President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the collapse of a building housing a school in Itafaaji area of Lagos, which left fatalities, particularly of school children.
The President in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina sympathized with the parents and relations of the deceased, wishing them God’s comfort.
He also wished the injured speedy and complete recovery.
President Buhari also commiserated with the government and good people of Lagos State and pledge assistance of the Federal Government as may be required by the state.
The President said it heart breaking to lose precious lives in any kind of mishap, particularly those so young and tender and prayed God to grant everyone affected by the sad incident fortitude and succour.
President Buhari advised Lagos State government to do all that is needful, so that such tragic developments do not recur in future.