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Storm kills brick layer, two students in Enugu

By Chinenyeh Ozor
Tragedy struck at Uhuowerre community in Igbo Eze south local government area of Enugu state as wild storm has claimed lives of a brick layer, two secondary school students and collapsed building in the area.

Vanguard gathered that the wild hurricane took the community unawares as the wild whispering wind, uprooted trees, tanks filled with water and removed every other structure on its way the fateful day of the incident in the area.

Vanguard reports that most affected of the hurricane incident was Mario Institute of Hospitality and Entrenureship a catholic tertiary institution where the brick layer identified as Anthony Mamah lost his life while working for the school with his two sons that sustained various degrees of injuries while one had broken leg when the wild hurricane hit the institution .
The two sons of the deceased brick layer are receiving treatment at Faith foundation hospital, Nsukka.

At the community secondary school Uhunowerre the wild struck and killed two students simply identified as Edith Ugwu an SS 2 student and Onyeka an ex-student of the school who had came to witness rehearsal of the school inter house sports competition only to be struck dead by the storm while in one of the classrooms of the college with the late SS2 student as the storm levelled the entire building and others, uprooted cashew nut trees and zincs’.


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