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Full church collapsed in the Nigerian city of Uyo

Full church collapsed in the Nigerian city of Uyo

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An unknown number of people is to bring life came about when a church collapsed in the Nigerian city of Uyo (Akwa Ibom). The building had, according to Nigerian media, many people gathered as a spiritual bishop was ordained.

A lot of people are still buried under the rubble, said a witness at the newspaper, Premium Times. It is still unclear which construction suddenly collapsed. The church would have allegedly been broken because of the expected high turnout Saturday.

It is the second time in two years that a church in Nigeria collapses during a service. Thus, in 2014, dozens of people killed when a church collapsed in the city of Lagos.

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