Tragedy!! Flood Kills Two Children In Ondo State
Residents of Ajapa in Ese-Odo Local Government Area of Ondo State are currently mourning the death of two children, Igulapelewe Inuesokan and Justina Seiwei, in the flood in the area.
The two kids of different parents, identified as Igulapelewe Inuesokan and Justinah Seiwei, had earlier been declared missing in the community.
They were found dead over the weekend.
The flood was caused by torrential rainfall of several hours.
Godwin Akpos, the Iginabou of Ajapa area, who confirmed the incident, described the flood as worrisome, noting that people have been forced to abandon their houses.
He said, “The situation (flood) has badly affected the whole community, no house was spared including schools and churches.
“Presently, there is even serious starvation and famine in the community.
“It started about four days ago but it is getting worst. All our houses and property are gone.
“It is unfortunate that we even lost two children to the incident.”