Just few hours ago, a yet-to-be-identified man jumped into the Lagoon from 3rd Mainland Bridge.
However, he has been evacuated by the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) riders, who got to the scene almost immediately and requested for assistance from the Marine Police, LASG rescue Boats and local divers who recovered the corpse.
The remains have been taken to Ebute Ero division.
DAILY POST recalls that on October 3rd, 2018, just last month, a middle-aged man also drowned after reportedly jumping into the Lagoon from the Third Mainland Bridge inwards Lagos Island.
It was learnt that the man was rescued by some fishermen and officials of the Lagos State Waterways Authority.
The rescue team said despite efforts by paramedics to resuscitate the victim, he eventually died.