female Corps member who was trapped for several hours during the Sunday
building collapse in Owerri, the Imo state capital, Ngozi Blessing
Oformezie has been reported dead.
According to an update
by journalist cum social commentator, Chidiebube Okeoma, Ngozi Blessing
Oformezie died at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital,
Rivers State, where she was rushed to for further medical observation
when her condition deteriorated.
Her kidneys were affected as she was having urinary problem.
Her demise brings the casualty figure to six.
Ngozi Blessing Oformezie studied adult education from University of Nigeria, Nsukka. She was from Anambra state.
Chidiebube said about her death:
I still recall what she told me when I visited her in the hospital.
with pains she said “my name is Ngozi Blessing. I studied adult
education from University of Nigeria, Nsukka. I am from Anambra state.
My legs are killing me. Please don’t go. Jesus help me “.
My heart is heavy. I am saddened.
If it took eight hours for trapped people to be rescued in the state capital, what will happen when it happens in the villages?
Our country is in a mess.
Jesus accept her soul.