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Jos building collapse: Official says lack of equipment hampering rescue operation

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Mr Kefas Yilrwang, acting Managing Director of the Jos Metropolitan Development Board (JMDB),says lack of equipment is hampering the ongoing operation to rescue people from the building that collapsed in Jos on Monday.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the two-story building collapsed at Delimi, Butcher Lane, in the capital city.

Yilrwang also told NAN) in Jos that absence of the facility had compelled operatives to conduct the rescue work manually.

’’Everyone wants to help and the whole place is jam-packed,  making it difficult for rescuing agents to perform their duties,” he said.

Edited by Abdullahi Yusuf

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