On Saturday, July 9, in the Oko Oba area of Agege, Lagos state, all occupants of a SUV, except one, reportedly died in a surging flood during the heavy downpour in the state.
An eyewitness who shared a video online showing the vehicle trapped in the flood revealed that only one person came out alive while the other occupants were swept away to their deaths.
The video showed residents in a frantic effort in search of the occupants with the hope of removing their bodies from the SUV.
Sharing the video on Twitter, a tweep @zhurg wrote, “Flood swept people away at Agege today. Oko Oba area. Tragedy everyday in this country”.
Giving an update another eyewitness wrote on Twitter, “This is where they ended up all of them gone”.
He however, clarified that only one person was rescued alive, “Only one person was able to get out of the car, the rest died”, he added.
Watch video below,
– SUV with its occupants allegedly trapped in a flood in Oko Oba, Agege, Lagos.
— Postsubman (@Postsubman) July 9, 2022
This is where they ended up all of them gone https://t.co/71RQmE4mPq pic.twitter.com/YLMvSm4ZX1
— TTofchelsea💙💙💙💙💙💙💙💙💙 (@AdetayoDaniel12) July 9, 2022
In other news, Rev. (Mrs) Daniel Umaru, the wife of the pastor in charge of YN Church, Mubi, Adamawa state, Rev. Daniel Umaru, has said she has forgiven the killers of her two sons and accepted their death as the will of God.
It would be recalled that on Tuesday, July 5, gunmen attacked the residence of the clergyman in Mubi Local Government Area of the state and killed his two sons, Kefrey Daniel (19) and Fanye Daniel (23).
They kidnapped his 13-year-old daughter, Ijagla, and shot the clergyman in the leg and is currently receiving treatment in a hospital.
In a new development, the deceased sons of the clergyman has been laid to rest on Friday, July 8, at EYN Headquarters in Kwarhi Maararba, Hong Local Government Area of the state.
During the burial, Rev. (Mrs) Daniel Umaru said she has forgiven those who killed her sons and abducted her daughter.