It was truly a horrific experience as Shivajeet Kumar, an Indian expatriate hanged himself right on Dangote’s Refinery site
Naija news Understands that Mr Kumar who was a 28-year-old mechanical engineer with an Indian construction firm on Sunday, April 26, allegedly hanged himself following the confirmation of his COVID-19 positive status.
According to report a by Premium times newspaper, many of the foreign expatriIndianate and constructions worker got infected with COVID-19 just like Mr. Kumar who committed suicide on Dangote’s refinery site.
Naija News learnt that another Indian a health, safety, and environmental (HSE) manager, Satyendra Sharma, who was the index case of the virus on Dangote’s Refinery site also died as a result of COVID-19 complication. One of Mr. Sharma’s colleagues revealed how they continued to work on the site during lockdown break and how his friend died as a result of the COVID-19 virus.
He said Mr Sharma’s struggled for his life at the hospital for more than five days at Jajo Hospital located in Saphire Estate in Lekki. He revealed that Jajo hospital’s headquarters refused its doctor’s plea to allow Mr Sharma to be transferred to the headquarters for further review.
Meanwhile, the Nigerian government have allegedly deliberately ignored the violation of its lockdown order by the Dangote Group in Lagos at the site of what Dangote plans to be Africa’s biggest oil refinery.
While governments at both the state and federal levels have largely warded off questions on the matter, the Nigerian police have denied knowledge of the ongoing massive construction works on the site, during and even after the lockdown
The denial by the police is maintained in spite of a violent protest on April 27 by the youth of the site’s host communities such as Eleko, Tiye, Idasho, Akodo, Lekki, among others.
Share this post with your Friends on
Looking for something? Search below
You may be interested
BREAKING: Court Orders Arrest of Maina’s SonWebby - November 24, 2020
Faisal A Federal High court has ordered the arrest of Faisal Maina, the son of Abdulrasheed Maina. The Court in…
‘You Are A Disgrace. Both Home And Abroad’ – Adesua Etomi-Wellington Lambasts Lauretta OnochieWebby - November 24, 2020
Adesua Etomi-Wellington, Lauretta Onochie Nollywood actress, Adesua Etomi-Wellington hit hard on Tuesday morning, November 24, after seeing a photo shared…
“My Wife Sleeps With Our Pastor, Church Elder” – Man Cries Out In CourtWebby - November 24, 2020
File photo A man's marriage has been dissolved after he approached a court in Ibadan to narrate how his wife…