" Black Saturday For Nnewi, 60-year-old Catholic priest dies in parish church fire outbreak - NERROLOADED

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Black Saturday For Nnewi, 60-year-old Catholic priest dies in parish church fire outbreak

Just as Edmond Nwagbal, was today been 16/11/2019 Saturday reportedly burnt beyond recognition in a fire outbreak at St. Peter Claver Catholic Parish Nnewichi in Nnewi North Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Meanwhile It was gathered that the inferno , which occurred at about 4 :00 a . m. , affected parts of the church ’ s residential building .                                                                                     It was learnt that the deceased  , was engulfed by the fire in his sleep.
The Police spokesperson , Haruna Mohammed , confirmed the incident .
He said the cause of the fire was yet to be ascertained .
He said , “ At about 04 : 00 am , there was a fire outbreak at St . Peter Claver Catholic Parish , Nnewichi , in Nnewi North LGA of Anambra State .
“ The inferno , whose cause is yet to be ascertained , affected part of the church residential building .
“ As a result , the parish priest , one Rev . Fr . Edmond Nwagbala, aged about 60 years , was burnt beyond recognition inside his room at same premises.
“ Police patrol teams attached to Otolo Division , led by the DPO , visited the scene ; and fire service department was also alerted . They responded promptly and put off the fire before it escalated.
“ Meanwhile , the victim was rushed to the hospital for medical attention , but he was certified dead on arrival by the medical doctor and corpse deposited at the mortuary for postmortem examination.                                                                                            The Commissioner of Police , John Abang , has also ordered a discreet investigation to ascertain the circumstances surrounding the incident presently,
The Chief Fire fighter in the state, Martin Agbili , also confirmed the incident .
He said , Our men were deployed immediately to the fire scene and we have contained the situation.                                                                                                                           This is a great lost, But nevertheless, Let's hear from you all, What would you have to say, Make your submission, Let's help the investigation work out with your comments.                                                                                                                                                Follow Nerroloaded website page We are here to serve you, Always visit our website and enjoy the best news trends.

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