The construction executive hand-picked to rescue Carillion just weeks before its collapse will on Tuesday be named as the new boss of Kier, another of Britain's embattled building contractors.
Sky News. Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:20:00 +0000.
Workers began dismantling dozens of unstable structures on Lagos Island. But many buildings were occupied, and scores of people have been displaced.
Emmanuel Akinwotu and Dionne Searcey. New York Times. Sat, 16 Mar 2019 04:16:32 GMT.
Twenty people were killed in Wednesday's collapse of a four-story building containing a primary school in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos and 45 others survived, the state health commissioner said on Friday.
Reuters. Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:52:19 -0400.
Twenty people are confirmed dead in the school building that collapsed in Nigeria on Wednesday, and most of them are children, an official said Friday. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 15 Mar 2019 10:30:35 -0400.
Emergency services on Thursday said they had called off the search for survivors of a building collapse that killed nine in Nigeria's biggest city, Lagos, as anger mounted over dilapidated property and unscrupulous owners. ...
Yahoo. Thu, 14 Mar 2019 16:50:23 -0400.
The word collapse is a noun. Collapse means (1) the act of throwing yourself down, (2) a mishap caused by something suddenly falling down or caving in, (3) a sudden large decline of business or the prices of stocks (especially one that causes additional failures), (4) an abrupt failure of function or health.
Collapse is also a verb that means (1) collapse due to fatigue, an illness, or a sudden attack, (2) lose significance, effectiveness, or value, (3) suffer a nervous breakdown, (4) break down, literally or metaphorically, (5) cause to burst, (6) fall apart, (7) fold or close up.