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Corpse found, Government House fence damaged after heavy downpour in Osogbo




A corpse was discovered on Wednesday because the perimeter fence of the Osun State Authorities Home in Oke-fia was broken by the heavy downpour that wreaked havoc in Osogbo, the state capital.

The corpse was reportedly washed by flood to GRA in Oke-fia Osogbo.

That is simply as safety operatives restricted automobiles from accessing Oke-fia by the street from the Lameco space.

Nevertheless, our correspondents noticed {that a} momentary fence has been erected on the Authorities Home.

It was additionally gathered {that a} bike was discovered beside Oke-Ijetu bridge whereas the proprietor was stated to have been washed away by the flood.

DAILY POST experiences that the downpour began round 8 pm and lasted until round 11 pm.

Early morning downpour kills two, floods 1,500 homes, roads in Katsina

Affected areas are: Onireke, Obate, Awosuru, Sadiat, Testing Floor, Atimowa in Osogbo.

Outlets dealing in cement, flour, pharmacy, Fuel stations, bakeries, boutiques and provisions shops had been affected together with church buildings. Residential homes had been additionally destroyed. The flood reportedly sacked residents of the areas from their homes.

Talking with the Baale of Oke-Ijetu, Chief Taiwo Agboola, he stated he couldn’t affirm if the motorcyclist is alive as residents are nonetheless looking the river for the corpse as homes had been additionally stated to be broken.

The Excessive Chief stated he knowledgeable the Particular Adviser For Surroundings and Sanitation to Osun State Governor, Oyegbile Rufus, and promised to go to the world.

He lamented the failure of the federal government to dredge the river, noting that it has prompted havoc within the space.

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