The Lagos State government has commenced prosecution of Richard Nyong, the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Lekki Gardens, a construction company handling the construction of a five-story building that collapsed last Tuesday in Lekki killing 31 persons.

PHOTONEWS: MD Of Collapsed Lekki Gardens Building Richard Nyong Brought To Court

Mr. Nyong was brought before a Magistrate at Ebutte Meta handcuffed to another accomplice.

A police spokesperson, Dolapo Badmos, had disclosed that Mr. Nyong had been detained at Panti Police Station since yesterday.

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