Enugu Electrical energy Distribution Firm Employees Electrocuted Throughout Unlawful Operation In Onitsha
Morris Nonyi, a workers of the Enugu Electrical energy Distribution Firm (EEDC) has been electrocuted in Onitsha, Anambra State.
The incident occurred at Ojedi road by Mbah junction, Inland city on Monday, November 9, when the deceased was allegedly finishing up an unlawful operation.
Mr Nonyi, a local of Inyi in Oji River Native Authorities Space of Enugu State and an Operation Technician at EEDC workplace, GRA, Onitsha, was mentioned to have not too long ago gained promotion after weeklong coaching in Enugu.
It was gathered that the deceased was working at energy installations within the space when the ability provide was instantly restored, resulting in his electrocution.
He was rushed to hospital the place he was licensed lifeless by a medical physician. His stays was deposited on the Onitsha Normal hospital mortuary.
Confirming the incident on Thursday, November 12, Head of Communications, EEDC, Emeka Ezeh, disclosed that the operation the deceased was finishing up was unlawful.
“I can verify to you that the deceased was on an unlawful operation when the unlucky incident occurred,” mentioned Ezeh.
“The job he was finishing up when he met his demise was not what he was employed for. He’s a workers of Key Buyer Group (KCG) staff, and their perform is extra of buyer relationship administration, and doesn’t in any method entail or warrant meddling with the community, to not discuss of climbing the pole. It is extremely unlucky and unhappy that he needed to unfastened his life in such a careless method.” he added.