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A carpenter named Ademola Lawrence was killed when the wall of a crumbling classroom at the Local Authority Primary School, established 67 years ago in the Okitipupa neighbourhood of Ondo state.
According to information obtained by Africa Daily News, the victim, a father of four who was 52 years old, was carrying out bricklaying duties when something unexpected occurred.
According to a source, the victim decided to work as a bricklayer after finding it difficult to find employment in the community.
It was quite terrible that the victim chose to work as a bricklayer in order to survive.
But regrettably, he passed away suddenly while attempting to provide for his family.
We discovered that his carpentry business has not been particularly successful recently. So he opted to work as a bricklayer in order to provide for his family.
According to the source, the victim was asked to assist in demolishing the crumbling 1955-built old school building.
According to reports, the school administration obtained permission to demolish the outdated building due to the danger it presented to the students.
According to sources at the school, the body has been taken to the morgue at the Okitipupa General hospital.
The victim’s fall through the school wall was confirmed by Funmi Odunlami, the police image maker.
Odunlami claimed that the victim had a contract to assist with school renovations.
She claimed that the victim wasn’t immediately killed but instead subsequently passed away in the hospital.