President Muhammadu Buhari says he is shocked and saddened to learn of the tragic event that took the lives of several Nigerians at a football viewing centre in Calabar, Cross River State, Thursday night.
30 people were electrocuted while watching Manchester United Vs Anderlecht match at a football viewing centre in Calabar
The President, in a statement released by his aide, Garba Shehu commiserated with the government and people of Cross River State, and football fans nationwide over the unfortunate incident.
According to Shehu, “President Buhari commends the State Government for the prompt action in setting up a commission of inquiry into the incident, and its offer of assistance to the victims and their families.
The President offers his deepest condolences to the family and friends of the mostly young victims, whose sudden demise is a big blow not only to their families but also to the football-loving nation.
He prays that God Almighty will grant the souls of the departed eternal rest and comfort all who mourn their irreparable loss”.
Cool information just coming in …
- Smart Features Return to Vizio TV Sets
- Russia-Linked Hackers Target French Election
- Uber Unveils Personal Airplane Design, Plans Tests in 2020
- OLED vs. QLED: What’s the Difference?
- How Much Did You Spend on Amazon Prime Last Year?
- AT&T’s 5G-Like Speeds Arrive in Austin
- Can YOU spot the snake hidden between the fallen leaves?
- Stop saying this one word to beat stress at work
- Heart-Kotoko to receive GHC50, 000 each for Ghana @60 celebration match
- Dissolve EOCO as soon as possible – NDC chairman
More cool information
- Eguavoen Unveiled as New Sunshine Stars’ Coach
- Infinix Mobility Unveils World’s First Wefie Smartphone ‘Infinix S2′ With Runtown in Nigeria
- Airtel Partners ZTE to Roll out 4G Service Pan Nigeria
- If not for God’s blessings, I wouldn’t have made it – Joyce Blessing
- Someone to Touch
- Nnamdi Kanu Returned To Kuje Prison Over Inability To Meet Bail Conditions Of N300Million & Jewish Leader Surety
- Nick Cannon spotted on dinner date with ex, Christina Milian
- Kojo Antwi, others join ‘galamsey’ fight with new song
- You are just ‘stupid’ – A-Plus shockingly tells Kofi Adams
- Photos: Amber Rose showing off her sexy curves in Instagram video
From a cool blog:Naijaloaded | Nigeria No. 1 Online Portal Check this cool post here