- A widow has been left in tears after her mud house collapsed
- A fallen tree was said to have destroyed the only haven of the poor woman
The family of Abaziem in Umuopara/Umuduru Nsu area of Ehime Mbano local government area of Imo state has been left in tears after a big tree fell destroying the only mud house they have and live in.
Tragedy was said to have been averted on Monday, September 11, when the incident happened. The mud house that was destroyed by the fallen tree was the only haven a poor widow and her two daughters had. It was the only thing the head of the family left for them before his demise.
Comr Okorie Uchenna, a Facebook user took to his page to share photos of the sad incident. He solicited for the help of the government as that of good hearted Nigerians in helping the poor woman and her daughters.
The widow was pictured wailing uncontrollably as people gathered round to comfort her. The house was said to have been damaged beyond control. The properties of the family were also destroyed in the unfortunate incident.
Uchenna who reported the incident also stated that the owner of the tree was yet to be found. The poor widow sat on the floor in distress; she and her daughters have nowhere to sleep and would be glad to get help as soon as they can.
See more photos of the widow and her fallen house here:
1. A cry for help
2. Shocked neighbours
3. It was the only thing her late husband left
4. Damaged beyond repair
The concerned young man also shared some numbers that would help people reach the family if they want to contact them.
See the initial post he made on Facebook here:
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Watch the NAIJ.com TV video below to see how shaken this old Nigerian woman was upon being told her house would be demolished: