Peter Obi Mourns Death Of 28 People Ile Ife Petrol Station Explosion, Anambra Boat Mishap


LAGOS JANUARY 13TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Peter Obi, a prominent Nigerian politician and former governor, expressed his deep sorrow and condolences in a tweet posted on his verified Twitter account. The tweet addressed two unfortunate incidents that have recently taken place in Nigeria, namely an explosion at a petrol station in Ile Ife, Osun state, and boat mishaps in Rivers and Anambra states.

Obi’s tweet began by expressing his sadness over the reports of an explosion at a petrol station in Ile Ife. The explosion resulted in various degrees of injuries to at least 26 students of Obafemi Awolowo University. He empathized with the affected students and the university, extending his prayers to God for their complete healing, both physically and mentally.

Moving on to a separate incident, Obi also offered his heartfelt condolences to the families who lost their loved ones in the recent boat mishaps in Rivers and Anambra states. The accidents claimed the lives of approximately 28 individuals, according to reports.

By using his Twitter platform to address these tragedies, Peter Obi not only highlights the significance of these events but also shows his empathy and concern for those affected. As a respected figure in Nigerian politics, his words carry weight and serve as a means of bringing attention to these unfortunate incidents.

For advert placement, events coverage, media placement, public relation consultancy and further inquiries please WhatsApp 2348023773039 or email:

Short URL:

Posted by on Jan 13 2024. Filed under National. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Photo Gallery

Designed by News Rangers ICT Department