Friday, 18 October 2019
Young Man loses his Dad and Shop During fire outbreak in Onitsha
An announcement was communicated to the public by a Young Man who said that his Father was among the people that Died during the fire outbreak in ochanja market, Anambra which also consumed their shop and properties.
The man, Gerald Ifeanyi Ogbuagu said that he lost his father after he had initially sent out a distress message saying his father has been missing since the fire which consumed their shop in Ochaja market, Onitsha, Anambra state.
He wrote; Haven’t seen my dad since yesterday fire burnt down our shop. please help me repost.
He has now announced that he didn’t only lose his shop but also lost his father to the fire outbreak.
The fire started after a fuel tanker fell and exploded leading to a wide spread fire that consumed so many shops and many lives in Ochanja market and its environs. It was indeed a black day in Anambra state.
According to reports, help didn’t come until after about 2 hours when Delta state fire service responded to the emergency.