35-year-old Emmanuel Uyamadu and his pregnant wife, Chisom Uyamadu, 27, were among the people who lost their lives in the explosion that rocked Abule – Ado community, in the Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos State, on Sunday, March 15.
The wife’s 18-year- old cousin, Chinenye Manafa, also died in the incident.
The deceaseds were at home relaxing after returning from church, when the blast occured. They reportedly tried to escape by running out of the compound but were consumed by the fire as Emmanuel struggled to open his gate.
Emmanuel and Chisom were laid to rest amidst tears in their hometown in Igbakwu, Ayamelum Local Government Area of Anambra State on March 27.
See photos and video from the burial ceremony below.
You may be interested
Defend yourselves against attackers, IGP charges police officersadmin - October 31, 2020
<!-- Defend yourselves against attackers, IGP charges police officers - ElombahNews HomeNewsDefend yourselves against attackers, IGP charges police officers
#EndSars: How Nigeria Musicians Influenced Nationwide Protestsadmin - October 31, 2020
By Lase | Africa and the world in general witnessed the uprising of an awakened generation of Nigerians, that forsook…
Why NYSC camp in Abuja was attacked – DG Ibrahimadmin - October 31, 2020
The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) camp in Kubwa, Abuja, was attacked by those who thought items there were palliatives.…