PHOTOS: Serving corps member drowns in Port Harcourt, Rivers State

Leave a comment

September 5, 2016 by Levi Dominic

Dayo, a member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC drowned on August 27th after he accidentally slipped of a boat while boarding a jetty to the community where he was serving. His body was found two days later floating in the river. The deceased was laid to rest on Friday, Sept 2nd.

A Facebook user shared the photos along with a tribute. What she wrote below:

“Corper Dayo was someone who didn’t say more than 100 words in a day.



Corper Dayo was someone who never looked for trouble.

Corper Dayo was someone who smiled in French

Corper Dayo was someone who always seeked the face of God.

We the Isaka, Port Harcourt corp members sadly bid farewell to our friend who was one of us but lost his life last week Saturday.





Corper Dayo crossed the river to have a haircut in preparation for the next day (Sunday service) but unfortunately did no make it back to us after his haircut because he reached the island and accidentally slipped off the boat as he was trying to climb up the jetty leading to the community where we stay.

We cried our eyes out in prayers begging God to rescue him while the searcher swept the river. Unfortunately according to the wish of God, he was only found two days after floating in the river. Corper 

Dayo was finally laid to rest on 2/09/2016.

We say may his soul rest in perfect peace. AMEN

I also use this medium to urge our fellow corpers who are posted in riverine area to be very careful and also put on your life jackets no matter how small the river may be”

Type #RIP below

SOURCE: LINDA IKEJI



 


Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog Visitors

  • 5,335 hits

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,750 other followers

PUBLICITY GETS YOU EXPOSURE

DO YOU HAVE A HOT STORY OR NEWS TO TELL NIGERIANS OR TELL THE WORLD?

Call Levi Dominic: 080 2233 6509, 080 3510 4817
Email: levinaija@yahoo.com
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
Levi Naija's Blog is a Nigerian blogger of Nigeria and International-centric news, celebrity news, celebrity gossip and entertainment news, etc. Levi Naija's Blog connects you to the exposure you need.

Online publicity on www.LeviNaija.wordpress.com gets you instant exposure. Blog post or banner ad placement is a great way to spread the word about your organisation, brand, products, services, event, celebration, party, wedding, singles / album release, new music / video release, press release, celebrity feature / interview, fashion / beauty editorial and entertainment feature / interview.

To advertise or for collaboration, send me a message.

%d bloggers like this: