Over 30 Football Viewers Electrocuted In Calabar

Over 30 Football Viewers Electrocuted In Calabar

Over 30 people are feared dead at a football viewing centre in Calabar, the Cross River State capital after being electrocuted by a high tension cable that reportedly fell on them.

The football fans are said to have assembled at the centre to watch a UEFA Europa League quarter-final match between Manchester United and Anderlecht on satellite television.

Our correspondent in Calabar reported that the live electricity cable broke from its mooring and fell on the viewers.

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