A man has allegedly threatened to commit suicide after he learnt that he lost three kids in the Lagos collapsed building in Ita-Faji area of Lagos Island.
The collapsed building was a three storey structure which had a school at the last floor and also residential apartments.
The building which was marked for demolition collapsed Wednesday afternoon with school children and residents inside. 41 one persons were rescued alive while the number of deceased are yet to be rounded.
According to a social media report, a man who managed to pay the school fees of three of his kids ended up losing them when they attended the school on the day of the incident after two weeks of being absent due to his inability to pay their school fees.
Read report below.
“So this man at the site of this building collapse in Lagos island is threatening to kill himself as he lost 3 of his kids who sat at home all through last week because of school fees only for him to take them to school today, pay their fees and they all die”.
I’m deeply hurt
The report added:
“Just when he thought he is now a responsible father”