A three-story building has collapsed in Kubwa Satellite town, Abuja.
According to the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, the incident happened in the early hours of Friday.
The building, which was under construction collapsed at Hamza Abdullahi Street Off Gado Nasco Road.
Security agencies and officials of the National Emergency Management Agency were on ground to rescue those trapped in the rubble.
Some persons have been rescued with serious injuries and taken to the General Hospital,
Writing by Fany Olumoye: Editing by Daniel Adejo