Cameroon:Lightning strike injures students in Bui Division-NW-Region

An atmosphere of uncertainty looms at GTC Mbah in Kumbo central sub division as lightening is reported to have stroke seven students. Tangwa Lawrence in a Facebook post recounted that the lightening destroyed electricity line and the cables used in wiring the school. The incident which occurred on September 27 at midday affected four girls and three boys. The victims, according to reports were immediately covered with soil to release electron charges from their bodies, before being transferred to the health facility where they were being taken care of by medics.

Informed of the indent, the Divisional Delegate for Secondary Education for Bui, Asah Mbenkum William visited the scene and victims.

 Latest reports say the students are responding to medical treatment.

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