Rainstorm kills two women in Kwara church

Date: 2021-04-29

A rainstorm has killed two women in a church at Kajola, in the Oke-Ero Local Government Area of Kwara State.

The storm which struck the community on Sunday, according to officials of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, killed a pregnant woman, identified simply as Funmi, and another woman known as Iya Isanlu in Boluwarin Church.

The Public Relations Officer of NSCDC, Kwara State Command, Babawale Afolabi, explained that the building of the church collapsed on the two women, leading to their death.

He said, "A pregnant woman called Funmi, as well as an aged woman, iya-isanlu, were killed.

"The remains of the two victim are been kept in the mortuary of the General Hospital, Omu-Aran."

He also disclosed that over 10 persons injured by the storm were hospitalised in the various hospitals.

He said, "The rainstorm also blew off rooftops in adjourning communities of Egosi-Ile and Odo-Owa, including to roof of a police station.

"It also broke electric poles and cables which plunged the communities into darkness."

Source

 


Cloud Tag: What's trending

Click on a word/phrase to read more about it.

Ahmed Alhasssan     Jamiu Oyawoye     Muslim Media Watch Group Of Nigeria     Ubandawaki     Olufolake Abdulrazaq     Olawuyi     Rex Olawoye     Kehinde Boyede     Laduba     Toyin Saraki     Ahmed Saidu Rufai     Ilorin Airport     Shonga     Sardauna Of Ilorin     Abdulraheem Olesin     General Hospital, Ilorin     Dankaka     Bature Bello     Local Government Pension Board     PharmAccess Foundation     Pius Abioje     Idi-Ape     Ishaq Oloyede     Sabo-Oke     Akorede     Arinola Lawal     Ebola     Aisha Buhari     Tsaragi/Share     Balogun Gambari     Veterinary Teaching Hospital     Elections     Abdulbaqi Jimoh     Arca Santa     Oye Tinuoye     Hamidu Olowo     Facemasks     Oke-Odo     NAWOJ     Kolo     Kwara State Internal Revenue Service     CELF     Moro     Kwara State Council Of Chiefs     Wale Oladepo     Tanke     Kayode Zubair     Ahmad Uthman     Yusuf Abdulkadir     Adijat Adebiyi     Curfew     Vasolar-Kwara Company Ltd     Ilesha-Baruba     March 28     Ibrahim Abduquadri Abikan     Kola Shittu     Leke Ogungbe     Aliyu Sabi     Bayo Onimago     Mohammed Alabi Lawal     Umar Saro     Abiodun Jacob Ajiboye     SUBEB     Simeon Ajibola     Amoyo     Okedare     Ojo Fadumila     Salihu Jibril Garbi     Roseline Oni Aremu     Ekiti     Mohammed Yahaya Barki     Oko     Igosun     Michael Ologundea     Apado     Baba-Isale     Bibire Ajape    

Cloud Tag: What's trending

Click on a word/phrase to read more about it.

Modibo Kawu     Salman Jawondo     Sulyman Tejidini     Tunji Arosanyin     Ayinde Oyepitan     Haruna Tambiri Mohammed     Saka Keji     Atunwa     Oyelere Oyinloye     Forgo Battery Company Limited     Oko-Erin     Abdul Jimoh Mohammed     Idris Garuba     Babatunde Idiagbon     Ilorin Curfew     Ariyo     Baba Adini Of Kwara State     Folaranmi Aro     Afonja     Lanre Issa-Onilu     Offa Descendants Union     Saba Mamman Daniel     Femi Ogunsola     Elese Of Igbaja     Minister     Balogun Ajikobi     Dauda Adesola     Fatai Adeniyi Garba     Yeketi     Kwara Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board     Suleiman Alege Kuranga     Alabi Olayemi Abdulrazak     Oni Adebayo     Plat Technologies     Shehu Salau     Aisha Gobir     Ilorin East/South Federal Constituency     Roseline Oni Aremu     Akeem Lawal     Emir Of Kano     Adebara     Adesoye     Ike Ekweremadu     Wahab Abayawo     Haliru Yahaya     Tsaragi/Share     Amos Justus Sayo     Ajasse-Ipo     Mahfouz Adedimeji     Jaigbade Alao     Kayode Alabi     Muhammad Yahya     Funke Adedoyin     Oke-opin     Kwara Coalition Of Business And Professional Associations     Apaola     S.O. Opowoye     Ibrahim Kayode Adeyemi     Amasa     Ayo Salami     Senate     National Broadcasting Commission     Olusegun Adeniyi     Taiwo Joseph     Yusuf Olaolu Ali     Abdulrazaq Magaji     Ola Falade     Oja-Oba     Jawondo     Adijat Adebiyi     Alabe     Ahmad Ali     Olomu     Fola Consultant     Universal Basic Education Commission     Tosho Yaqub     Jimoh Bashir