By Tinuade Salami
Some citizens in the Western part of Nigeria have not only heaved a sigh of relief
from the constant incredible hot and dry temperature climbing as high as 40
degree Celsius but also experienced a change in the weekend down pour.
The residents of Ado-Ekiti, capital of Ekiti state have on Sunday witnessed for the
very first time a snow rain.
The rain which began at about 8:00pm on Saturday and stopped in the early
hours of Sunday reportedly dropped the temperature to about 20 degree Celsius.
Residents, mostly students of the State University and the Federal Polytechnic,
Ado-Ekiti with so much excitement took snapshots of the ice to share on Social
Meanwhile on Wednesday may 11, 2016, a UNIJOS graduate, Patience Nana Felix
took to social media to share amazing photos of the first ice rain of the year which
some people called end time rain and others claimed it had happened in the past.
Snow rain is exceptionally rare in Nigeria.