There is no official data yet, but report says over 100 people were killed as a church came crashing down on worshippers in Uyo, the capital of Akwa Ibom State. The governor in the church when it happened and narrowly escaped. Horrible pictures of death bodies trapped in debris and iron cast are all over the social media.
All the international media, CNN, BBC and Aljazeera have this breaking news from Nigeria as their headline news and have been sighting another incident that happened in Lagos when the Synagogue church of famous Pastor TB Joshua collapsed killing many not long ago.
President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the governor and the people of Akwa Ibom State. On the other hand the governor of Akwa Ibom State is saying everyone injured in that incident will receive free medical treatment.
People may still be trapped in the debris.