A serious explosion has killed the chairman of Agadama community in Uwheru Kingdom, Ughelli North council area of Delta state, Sunday Iniovogoma.
The explosion was reported to have occurred at about 12:40 pm on Friday.
Reports gathered states that many persons in the building sustained various degrees of injuries.
However, Iniovogoma was reported sleeping in his house when the explosion took place, killing him.
“He was sleeping in his bedroom when the blast occurred. It appears that the perpetrators of the act apparently threw the dynamite into his bedroom, while he was sleeping and it exploded, damaging parts of the building. It killed the chair ma on the spot,” source recount.
The State Police Command has confirmed the incident on Saturday, Nation reports.