No fewer than 10 people have been reported dead as a building housing Salvation Ministry, Okpanam, Oshimili North Local Government Area, Delta State, collapsed.
It was learned that the building was being used for the first time for service on Tuesday when it collapsed.
The number of those trapped could not confirm at the time of filing this report.
Eight persons have reportedly been rescued unhurt, while four persons have been rushed to the Asaba Specialist Hospital.
Secretary to the State Government, Chief Patrick Ukah; the State Commissioner for Health, Dr Ononye Mordi, a team of Red Cross officers and firefighters are presently at the site on a rescue mission.