A young man, Chinweotito Ehiogu has been confirmed dead after being electrocuted in the church premises while the Sunday service was going on at Dominion Grace Christian Centre at Mgbaja Ossah in Umuahia North LGA of Abia State.
According to Punchng, he was said to have died while attempting to rescue another member of the church, Chidiebere, who was allegedly trapped by a wire connected to the church’s generator. Chidiebere, who was barefooted, was also affected by the electrocution.
A source said the two victims were immediately rushed to the hospital, where Chinweotito unfortunately died while Chidiebere was revived.
The source added that the remains of Chinweotito was later brought back to the church for series of prayers. The General Overseer of the church, Pastor Simeon Chibuzor, who confirmed the incident, described it as unfortunate.