The victims were burnt to death after the vehicle they were traveling
in was involved in a fatal accident on Saturday, October 14th.
Facebook user, Ugwumba Ekwe, who shared the sad story online wrote
‘So painful, and heartbreaking. Tragedy in Unwana community. My
people burned to aches today, on their way to a sister’s wedding. My
heart is broken, what kind of accident is this?. The major victims are
from Ezi-otinya, my own compound. My people take heart,
Unwana community take heart, I Pray for quick recovery of those laying
weak in the hospital as our good Lord grant the souls of the departed
peace in Jesus name Amen’.