Lightening during rainfall killed two women in the FESTAC area of Lagos State on Friday.
The spokesman for the state police command, Benjamin Hundeyin, disclosed this in a post on his X handle on Saturday.
He said: “Somewhere on First Avenue, FESTAC, two women remained indoors during the downpour yesterday.
READ ALSO: 36 cows killed by lightning on sacred grove in Ondo
“Lightning struck, electrocuted them instantly, and caused a fire outbreak.”
According to him, the victims live in a shanty built under high-voltage wires.
The spokesman sympathised with the families of the deceased and prayed that their souls rest in peace.

If you like what we do, and are ready to uphold solutions journalism, kindly donate to the Ripples Nigeria cause.

This is another opportunity to own a faster-loading website to expand your business and take it digitally online. Meet the best website designer/master coder for any kind of website. Contact them now it is affordable Chat now: 09077260922

Previous articleTroops kill six suspected bandits in Kaduna
Next articleEmir of Kano: Gov Yusuf, Sanusi meet security chiefs


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here