We reported that a 17-year-old girl simply identified as Ayisat was swept away by a strong flood at Alapafuja axis of the Surulere Low-Cost Housing Estate, Lagos on Monday, June 22.
According to a statement by the Head, Public Affairs, LASEMA, Nosa Okunbor, the Flood incident occurred at the Alapafuja axis of the Surulere Low-Cost Housing Estate, Lagos.
He also noted that major and minor drains and drainage canals in and around the Alapafuja axis of Surulere are being searched for the missing teenager.
However, after an intense search, men of LASEMA found the dead body of the girl at Onilegogo canal, Surulere on Tuesday afternoon June 23.
The body was handed over to her community members who immediately buried her.