A Linguistic student from the University of Uyo, Late Peace Udoh was among 60 people killed at the roof collapse incident of Reigners Bible Church International Uyo, Akwa Ibom, report said.
The undergraduate until her death was a worker in the church posted to the ushering department.
According to an eyewitness, the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel would have been declared dead but for the quick intervention of his aide, who was swift to push him out of the area.
“We heard a strange and loud sound, then the building started falling. Governor Udom would have been no more, but for one of his aides who immediately pushed him out of the building.
Unfortunately, the aide was killed by the fast descending roof after he pushed the governor who fell outside.”
The incident reportedly occurred while the ordination of Apostle Akan Weeks was about to hold.