Torrential rain: 6 Sustain injuries in Badagry as Church Collapses

A heavy storm attracted by heavy downpour on Sunday has led to the collapse of Deeper Life Bible Church located at Iragbo Badagry,Lagos state.

No fewer than six of the church members sustained serious injuries at the incident which occured around 9:30 am.

An affected Church member , Mr Topohozin Tunde, told Journalists that six members of the church sustained serious injuries.

“I also sustained a serious knee injury, but thank God no life was lost.

“Just around 9:30 this morning, during the church service, there was a heavy storm which hit the church building, and before we could know what was happening, the whole church building collapsed


“Some were able to escape, while about six of us sustained serious injuries,” he said.

Tunde said medical attention was given to them, but they were not given proper treatment because no medical doctor was available at the hospital.


“Those that were seriously injured were taken to the General Hospital in Badagry for proper attention.

“Since my injury is not much, I decided to take care of myself,” he stated.

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