A man whose name is Ubong Ekpe and his beloved brother have lost their lives after they were both drowned at Ibeno beach party they both attended.
According to reports, Ubong Ekpe happens to be the branch manager of a commercial bank that’s situated in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state.
The two brothers have reported having gone to Ibeno Beach in order to attend a friend’s birthday party on Sunday before their tragic deaths occurred.
The late Ubong Ekpe was a Catholic faithful who worshiped together with his family at St. Anthony’s Parish, Ewet Housing.
Those who spoke on behalf the Late Ubong Ekpe described him as someone that’s very jovial, easygoing and very compassionate person. He was also known to be a philanthropist who was quick to help those who came to him for help. Ubong’s friends and colleagues have gone to Facebook to mourn the loss of their friend.
A man known as Godsloves Michael Bernard wrote this:
I can’t Believe u have gone.
I went to school this morning to write my exams only for me to hear a loud noise from my rector office shouting noooooo….. ubong nooooo, i was like, pls sir what happened?? Only for him to deliver the shocking news that his two cousins was drown at Ibeno Beach yesterday.
I ask him again pls sir which ubong and he shown me your pics. God have mercy.!!
What a tragedy!! Two brothers drown and died at ibeno beach.
RIP Big brother Ubong Ekpe
A great giver and a philanthropist.
Another friend whose name is Peter Asangusung also went to the platform to pay tribute to the Late Ubong:
It’s hard to believe this foul play…..@ this point.
You were a Big Blessing, to All around you.
You were, a big brother & a good advisor. Always telling me, to be hardworking but, careful in life.