More than 60 people killed in Uyo Nigeria as church roof collapsed during  ordination 

A church roof has collapsed in Uyo, Nigeria, killing at least 60 people attending the ordination of a bishop, reports say.Hundreds of people were inside the Reigners Bible Church including the governor of Akwa Ibom state, Udom Emmanuel, when the roof collapsed, Nigerian media report.

Mr Emmanuel was rushed to safety by his security guards.

Uyo church building collapsed during ordination
Several dead and many were injured

Pictures from the scene show collapsed metal girders and corrugated iron.

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