47 Year Old Civil Servant, Salami Adekunle Killed By Lightning In Kwara

at 03:21 PM, 21 Sep 17 (1 month ago)
(11666 | Hero) (m)

A 47-year-old civil servant, Salami Adekunle, was on Thursday struck to death by lightning in Oro, Kwara. It was gathered that the deceased was until his demise a staff of the Registry Department of the College of Education, Oro, Irepodun Local Government Area of the state.
The deceased was said to be leaving the institution’s examination office for the Registry Department at about 10 a.m. when the incident happened during a downpour.
The lifeless body of the deceased, who hailed from Ilesa in Osun was sighted lying at the spot of the incident preparatory to spiritual cleansing. Mr Adesola Adewoye, the institution’s Public Relation Officer, who confirmed the incident, said that all efforts to rescue the deceased proved abortive.
“The staff and management swung into action immediately the deceased was struck, but all our efforts to resuscitate him proved abortive,’’ he said.
He described the deceased as an easy going, loyal and dedicated staff who will stop at nothing to impress his employer. “Our prayer is for God to give the family, friends and associate the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss,” he said.
A correspondent, who visited the scene of the incident, reports that staff of the institution were seen in group discussing the development. Some traditional religion worshippers were said to have later performed some rites on the corpse of the deceased before it was taken away for burial.
CHRISETTE at 04:46 PM, 21 Sep 17 (1 month ago)
(12571 | Hero) (f)
Things dey happen ooo
Reply
gogoman at 04:48 PM, 21 Sep 17 (1 month ago)
(26630 | Addicted Hero) (m)
RIP
Reply
ruthie at 05:46 PM, 21 Sep 17 (1 month ago)
(8169 | Hero) (f)
SAD..RIP
Reply
tegonwa at 06:03 PM, 21 Sep 17 (1 month ago)
(6148 | Gistmaniac) (m)
So Lightning Kills People?Very Shocking!Nawaa O!
Reply
officynero at 07:17 PM, 21 Sep 17 (1 month ago)
(1308 | Gistmaniac) (m)
RIP
Reply
Oworen25 at 08:52 PM, 21 Sep 17 (1 month ago)
(12293 | Hero) (m)
May his soul rest in peace
Reply
ejikeiyo at 07:57 AM, 22 Sep 17 (4 weeks ago)
(1290 | Gistmaniac) (m)
WASTED GENERATION
Reply
dareper at 09:39 AM, 22 Sep 17 (4 weeks ago)
(20216 | Addicted Hero) (m)
this one na proper. "thunder fire u there"  rip.
Reply
Floyd29 at 05:15 AM, 23 Sep 17 (4 weeks ago)
(2164 | Gistmaniac) (f)
god of thunder why?
Reply

LATEST COMMENTS

  1. willyking on: Peter Of Psquare Puts Paul and Jude To Shame With a Cracking Debut Single - Cool It Down -Watch
    Paul over to u....we are waiting..... 1 min ago ago
  2. MOnkey on: Nigerian Man Rewarded By Government After Stopping Robbery Attack In Italy (Photos & Video)
    HApPy Easter Arriving Candle - light ... 7 mins ago ago
  3. firstaustin on: Billionaire Boxer, Floyd Mayweather Pictured With His Grown Up Children At LA Lakers Game
    That small girl with big breasts needs to be watched. ... 9 mins ago ago
  4. MOnkey on: "You Know Those Types Of Accounts Patience Jonathan 'Inherited From Her Mother" - Lauretta Onoch
    HApPy Easter Arriving Candle - light ... 16 mins ago ago
  5. DJSNIPPER on: "You Know Those Types Of Accounts Patience Jonathan 'Inherited From Her Mother" - Lauretta Onoch
    i have never seen a hated being like this woman she is ugly both inwardly and outwardly she is bette... 47 mins ago ago

October Leaders

BournIdentity(1376) - ruthie(805) - kixme(769) - kacylee(336) - gogoman(310) - fineboy77(287) - bayonel3(271) - felicilin(190) - clarajancita(162) - itumopapa(133) - james987(120) - Wazubia(118) - proly(111) - officynero(103) - bohlah(98) - benosky4(95) - Otikadinje(88) - victorstic1(86) - Mykie010(81) - Dramaking(80) -