By Gom Mirian, Abuja
A Three-story building has collapsed in Jos North local government area of Plateau state .
Our correspondent reports that the incident happened around Butcher Line, in the Local government area on Monday.
Many people were feared killed in the accident that occurred around 5 30 p.m.
As at the time of sending this report there has been no official confirmation of the casualty figure.
It was gathered that the building houses a pharmacy and a public toilet and many people are feared trapped in the debris.
Some of the victims were being evacuated by sympathisers at the time of sending this report.
The immediate past Commissioner Ministry For Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs in Plateau state, Alhaji Dayyabu Yusuf Garga has commended members of the APC family under Pengana constituency of Bassa Local Government for their peaceful disposition before,during and after the state constituency primary elections held recently in the area.
In a statement in Jos,Garga who is the National Vice President PTD/NUPENG said the share display of maturity by members of the party is a pointer to victory ahead of the August election.
He noted that though sad the loss of the initial winner of the election, the Late Ezekiel Afon,the next occupier of the seat must continue with the laudable programmes of the deceased so as to sustain the tempo already on the ground.
While congratulating the winner Mr Yakubu Sanda,Garga said a lot lies on him to move the state constituency forward if he wins the general elections.
He said he has no doubt that Sanda will represent the people well because of his sterling leadership qualities spanning his civil service career until retirement as a Director with the Plateau state sports council.
Dayyabu Garga called on the people of Pengana constituency of Bassa Local Government to rally round an experienced Sanda to continue moving the constituency forward.
Garga commended leadership of the APC in the state and at the Local Government levels for allowing the will of the people to prevail as has shown in the remarkable acceptance of Yakubu Sanda as the candidate of the party.
*Taru Salim A. Dugub.*