One of the drivers attached to Government House, Port Harcourt, Mr. Ibiba Jack, was electrocuted, weekend, at his official residence in Government House.
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Dave Iyofor, said Jack died in the early hours of Saturday, adding that he was electrocuted in his official residence.
He said Governor Chibuike Amaechi and his wife were deeply touched by the demise of the driver.
His words: ”Governor Amaechi and his wife, whom Ibiba worked with directly, are indeed deeply shocked and saddened by this unfortunate loss. They sympathize with the bereaved family.”
A source in Government House told Vanguard that the Jack died while trying to rescue a man from being electrocuted and in the process, stepped on a naked wire.