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Mother and Daughter killed in Lagos building collapse – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

Mother and Daughter killed in Lagos building collapse – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

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SOURCE: www.lailasblog.com/A mother and her daughter have been found dead after an uncompleted building located at Seidu Ekeleji Street, Alaro, Meiran in the Agbado – Oke Odo area of Lagos, collapsed today. It was gathered that the woman and her children were washing clothes in the building, when it collapsed on them this afternoon.  Lagos state Emergency Management Agency LASEMA and RRS officials have already rescued one person from the rubbles, and also working to rescue more occupants of the building who are trapped under. To Receive Free News Updates , Add Us To Your WhatsApp: 08080810909; BBM Pin: D8CB58EE Source link
Bluetooth LE Standard Gains Mesh Networking for Improved Smart Home Connectivity

Bluetooth LE Standard Gains Mesh Networking for Improved Smart Home Connectivity

Gadget & Techology
SOURCE:macrumors.comThe Bluetooth Special Interest Group today announced that its Bluetooth technology has been updated with support for mesh networking, designed to create large-scale device networks by connecting multiple Bluetooth devices to one another. Bluetooth calls these "many-to-many" connections, which can support just a handful of devices or up to thousands. In a home setting, the mesh feature will be useful for connecting smart home devices to one another to establish a network that spans an entire house, with no areas that are out of range.Mesh networks are an improvement over single-point connections because a Bluetooth signal can be transmitted from device to device, reaching further distances. Some products, like the ZigBee-based Philips Hue line of lights, already ...
(Photos/Video) Attack by suspected Badoo member averted; Another suspected member caught in Ijede, Ikorodu – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

(Photos/Video) Attack by suspected Badoo member averted; Another suspected member caught in Ijede, Ikorodu – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

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SOURCE: www.lailasblog.com/An attack from a suspected member of the dreaded Badoo cult gang was averted, Here’s what Ikorodu Ambassadors shared on Facebook;‘We are so sorry that this is coming a bit late. Now this is Not to create Panic or Fear.Rather, it’s an Awareness that we need not Deter from our Vigilance, we need to be Security Conscious and be Watchful. A Reliable Source sent this to us:“Glory be to God for saving us in our area from the attack of BADOO GANG yesterday, 14th of July 2017. These pictures of cloth and mortar you see here was found where a Suspected Badoo Gang Member sat and hid himself in an uncompleted building.At about 10:30pm, When PHCN took the power, my neighbour decided to check and search around his house, that was how he saw the suspected Badoo Gang Membe
Collapsed Building: Former MD of Lekki Gardens And Four Others In Court For Manslaughter

Collapsed Building: Former MD of Lekki Gardens And Four Others In Court For Manslaughter

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comRichard Nyong, the former Managing Director of Lekki Gardens Limited, was on Monday in Lagos arraigned with four directors and three companies on multiple charges of involuntary manslaughter and failure to obtain necessary building permits in a collapsed building case. Arraigned with Nyong at the Igbosere High Court were: Sola Olumofe; Odofin Henry Taiwo, the engineer who allegedly supervised the collapsed structures; Omolabake Mortune, and Omotilewa Oluwatosin Joseph.  The companies were: Lekki Gardens Estate Limited, Get Too Rich Investment Limited (a.k.a. GT Rich Investment Limited), and HT Insight Solution Limited, which were represented by Nyong Robert and OdofinTaiwo respectively. They all pleaded not guilty to the six counts against them. Prosecuting, 
See the 5-Storey Building in China That Has a Road Carrying Cars on Top of Its Roof (Photos)

See the 5-Storey Building in China That Has a Road Carrying Cars on Top of Its Roof (Photos)

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SOURCE:TORI.NGThe building has a road on its roof   Photos of a five-storey building in the Chinese city of Chongqing have been going viral on social media, for the simple fact that the building in question has a flat roof that also doubles as a road that cars actually drive on.   Before we go into details about this particular architectural oddity, it’s worth mentioning that Chongqing has a reputation for unusual architecture and infrastructure. Its terrain is mainly made up of hill slopes, and this lack of flat building space has basically forced architects and urban planners to think outside the box in order to come up with feasible solutions.    Some of their most famous creations include a sprawling road interchange with 15 ramps going in eight different directions, 13-storey-h
Ritualists’ den discovered near Ondo State House of Assembly (Photo) – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

Ritualists’ den discovered near Ondo State House of Assembly (Photo) – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

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SOURCE: www.lailasblog.com/An uncompleted two-storey building believed to be a den of kidnappers and ritualists was on Monday discovered in Alagbaka area of Akure, the Ondo State capital.The building is located a few meters away from the Ondo State House of Assembly and it is behind the popular government-owned events centre, the Gani Fawehinmi Arcade.It is said to be owned by a retired civil servant in the state.The discovery was made by the residents of the area who suspected that some men were always inside the building performing numerous secret activities on a daily basis.Punch quoted a resident of the area as saying that the building has been abandoned for a long time and many residents of the area did not know the owner.He said, “The suspects thought the gunshot was from the po
Pastor Paul Adefarasin Speaks On Fire At House On The Rock Building In Abuja…See His Statement

Pastor Paul Adefarasin Speaks On Fire At House On The Rock Building In Abuja…See His Statement

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SOURCE:TORI.NGPastor Paul Adefarasin   Paul Adefarasin, the Senior Pastor of all House on the Rock Churches, has spoken for the first time, after the fire outbreak in the Abuja branch of the church.   The incident happened on Sunday, after the mid-year thanksgiving service and was eventually contained by men from the Fire Service.   In a statement made available to the press, the cleric thanked those who responded to the inferno and called for calm.   “A fire incident occurred at about 2 pm on Sunday 25, June 2017 at the facilities used by the Abuja daughter church of the House On The Rock.“We remain profusely grateful to the Sovereign and Almighty God that there were no human fatalities or casualties.“While some parts of the complex were damaged by the fire, the swift co-ordinate
Witnesses Reveal How House on the Rock Fire Began… See Details

Witnesses Reveal How House on the Rock Fire Began… See Details

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SOURCE:TORI.NGHouse on the Rock Church on fire in Abuja   The  fire which gutted House on the Rock Church  in Abuja on Sunday began on the top floor of the N3 billion edifice, according to a witness.   The church building, which is known as `Citadel and Towers’ with a sitting capacity of 10, 000 , went up in flames at about 2pm as the rain was falling.   The witness who identified herself simply as Esther said the fire began after the Sunday service had closed. She said she was about to leave the Church premises when she noticed fire on the top floor of the building.   According to her, the plastic materials on the top floor of the building burned quickly, and spread to the second floor and onto the pulpit. Half of the building located on Airport Road was destroyed before the firemen
House on the Rock fire: Nigerian fire-fighters came with Electricity companies’ ladder, no water – Rev. Asigime – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

House on the Rock fire: Nigerian fire-fighters came with Electricity companies’ ladder, no water – Rev. Asigime – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

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SOURCE: www.lailasblog.com/Rev. Kennedy Asigime, a cleric in the N3 billion House on the Rock Church in Abuja, which was gutted by fire on Sunday said that the Nigerian fire-fighters came with “the same ladder used by Electric Distribution Companies,”and with no water.Rev. Kennedy Asigime, a cleric in the church, told newsmen that there were no casualties as members of the church had gone home at the time of the event, Vanguard reports.“The most unfortunate thing is the fact that we have a fire service that is not properly equipped to help in such situations.“We have no idea what caused the fire, whether it is an electrical fault or not, nobody knows for now.“This whole building cost about N3 billion and a very substantial part of the building has been totally destroyed. “We cannot be