Man dies after falling from Lagos cliff

A 48-year-old Czech man died after falling 30 metres from a cliff at Canavial beach in Lagos this Monday morning (September 30).

It is unclear how the man fell, according to Faro’s rescue operations command (CDOS).

All that is known is that the incident happened “sometime this morning” and that the man was already dead by the time emergency services arrived.

Rescue operations involved 10 members of the local firefighter brigade, maritime police, INEM emergency service and the maritime rescue institute (ISN).