Nine-year-old Killed by Flood in Anambra
A nine-year-old young lady recognized as Benedict Uzo has been murdered by the surge fiasco in Amiyi, Ogbaru gathering of Anambra State.
The Chairman of Ogbaru Local Government Area, Mr Arinze Awogu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday that the expired suffocated while bringing water with a pail.
He stated, ”Benedict’s 11-year-old senior sister who endeavored to save her relatively lost her life as well yet was immediately safeguarded by neighbors.
“The surge circumstance in Ogbaru Local Government Area of Anambra State has kept on getting ugly and Ogbaru has lost two people since it began.
”The most recent loss is a nine-year-old Miss Uzo Benedict Onyebuchukwu, an essential 3 student of Light International School, Okoti.
“The dad of the person in question, Mr. Izuchukwu Uzo disclosed to me that his little girl was cleared away by the surge as she endeavored to get water with her basin.”
The director asked inhabitants remaining around regions inclined to surge to move to more secure territories or the Internally Displaced Persons Camp (IDPC).
He stated, “We require better prepared healing facility to empower us deal with this crisis.
“It is a dismal minute for us, we guarantee the group of our solidarity and support in this season of sadness.
“I guarantee to educate His Excellency, Governor Willie Obiano about the misfortune.”