The remains of a man, drowned ‘Ethiope River’ has been reportedly discovered at Okpara waterside, Ethiope East local government of Delta state.
According to reports, the deceased identified as ‘Isio Onoghwegbe’ regularly shuttles the water route as a canoe paddler but was declared missing on Sunday.
Furthermore, the body was eventually discovered yesterday after the youths in the neighborhood found it floating on top of the aforementioned river.
But at the time of filing this report, the corpse has been buried by the river bank after performing the necessary rituals as enshrined in the tradition of the community.
However, the outcome of his death has indisputably thrown the families and the entire community into a mourning state.