Nonetheless grieving over the lack of their beloved one, the household of Taiwo Akinlusi, the goalkeeper who was electrocuted to dying by an uncovered electrical wire belonging to the Ikeja Electrical energy Distribution Firm (IKEDC) in Ejigbo space of Lagos State returned residence dejected after assembly with the corporate as each events couldn’t attain an settlement over the proposed N50 million compensation.
Their grouse was that IKEDC appear to be recanting its pledge to compensate the kids and spouse of the sufferer.
DAILY POST reported that the electrical energy distribution firm had earlier promised to pay N250,000 for the burial of the deceases which the household accepted however rejected the N1.5million provide as compensation for the maintenance of the kids.
The corporate had informed the household to re-present its requested compensation having rejected the N1.5million supplied by the corporate.
DAILY POST gathered that the 2 events met final week to debate the compensation.
The chairman of the Group Improvement Committee, Ejigbo, Comrade Jelili Atiku led the household’s workforce whereas Engr. Obasanya led the IKEDC workforce.
The household was requested by the IKEDC to re-present their expectation.
Replying, the household mentioned it proposed N50 million to be arrange as annuity for the schooling of the kids to the best stage doable and never essentially as speedy money.
The IKEDC workforce replied that the cash was an excessive amount of and upbraided the household to “have conscience”, including that the quantity the corporate had finished in comparable instances previously was N1.5million.
The CDC chairman replied that the quantity can be insufficient to cater for the schooling of the kids left behind and inspired the corporate to give you a extra thoughtful provide.
However the IKEDC workforce didn’t budge.
Sensing that the assembly was transferring in direction of a impasse, Comrade Atiku lowered the demand from N50 million to N25 million and repeated that the corporate might set it up as annuity for the kids to attract from as they get older.
With each events unable to succeed in a consensus, the assembly reached a impasse.