A tragic incident which occurred on Wednesday, 11 April 2018, had a 9-year-old girl whose name was given as Chidera, falling from a three storey building after she missed a step while playing with her friends.
According to online sources, the incident occurred at a property located at 3B Ekwe Street, Mile 3 Diobu, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, after her parents left her with other children for their various businesses.
Friends of the little girl who has been admitted at nearby private hospital for treatment, said she ran from inside passage to outside corridor, where she accidentally pushed the building protector off – causing her to fall freely from the 3-storey building.
This is coming few months after it was reported that a 2-year-old Nigerian girl fell from a building in Germany without a scratch. According to Facebook user, MizzEva Eva, on the 31st of August, she left her two kids in the room and went into the toilet only to return to to find only one child. Her daughter was missing.
She search frantically for the child and only realized what had happened, after she looked out of the window. She saw her little girl in the arms of a woman, who then told her the girl had fallen from the window. An ambulance was called and the tot taken to the hospital. MizzEva Eva who shared her story on Facebook group SHA, wrote:
Sisters all over the world pls help me to thank my God who did not allow my enemies to triumph over me.It was on thursday evening 31st of August.we live in a one room appartment becos of accommodation problem here.On this faithful day I was in the toilet.My 2 yrs old and 3 months daughter was in the room and my 6 months old baby.The window was half opened.i usually open half way when its hot or after i changed their diaper.It is a 2 storey building.
So I went to answer the call of nature.when I came out of the toilet I couldn’t find my daughter.I was confuse because the door was locked.I called her but no response.I opened the door ran to my neighbour and asked if she’s there,they said no.I came back to the room.I was confused becos the door is locked and the key is not there.where is my daughter.