Two children die as flood ravaged Ondo community

Two children have died in recent flooding that affected  Ajapa community in Ese Odo Local Government Area of Ondo state.

The two children that lost their lives in the unfortunate incident are  Igulapelewe Inuesokan and Justinah Seiwei.

They are from two separate families, aged two, and three years old.

They were swept away by flood after torrential rainfall.

The incident happened when the parents of the two kids were trying to find the solution to the flood which has taken over their houses.

Their parents only returned to found their children missing and organised a search party only to discover that the two children had died inside the water.

The Iginabou of Ajapa Community,  High Chief Godwin Akpos confirmed the incident.

He described the death of the two children as unfortunate saying, ‘The situation has badly affected the whole community,  no house was spared including schools and churches”.