In the light of the unfortunate and disturbing building collapse that occurred at ItaFaji area of Lagos Island, calls have been made by LifeBank Nigeria for blood donations with a number nearing about a hundred feared to have their lives hanging by only a piece of thread.
Victims of the incident with a resounding number of school pupils making the list have been reportedly been rushed to hospitals such as the Onikan Health Centre and Massey Children’s Hospital located at Onikan, King George V Road, Lagos and Messy Junction, Evans St, Lagos respectively.
LifeBank Nigeria is a healthcare technology start-up company that facilitates the transmission of blood from labs across the country to patients and doctors in hospitals.
So many social media users in their numbers have thronged social media space to share their thoughts about the incident not forgetting to commiserate with the families of the victims in the process.
While some were only concerned about wishing the bereaved families well, some others didn’t mince words in urging the Lagos State Government to conduct integrity tests on buildings and bring down unfit ones not minding whose ox is gored.