The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency on Sunday said three persons died instantly in an auto crash involving a commercial bus and a truck.
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No fewer than eight people were burnt beyond recognition on Sunday on the Ologbo Bridge, Benin/Sapele expressway in Delta.
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Abuja Command, has said that at least 12 persons died in Sunday’s fatal accident on the Obajana-Lokoja Expressway, Kogi.
A senior officer with Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) under Federal Operation Unit Zone A, Ikeja, on Friday died in a fatal auto crash along Lagos Badagry expressway.
The crash occurred when a truck rammed into the passenger bus, which left eight others injured during Eid-el-Kabir celebration.
Lawan, a former member of the House of Representatives, was said to have died in the lone fatal crash involving his vehicle Tuesday night, on his way to Kano State.
Kumar Tsukwam, the state Sector Commander, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna on Tuesday that two other persons sustained different degrees of injuries.
Stephen Dawulung, Kogi Sector Commander, Federal Road Safely Corps (FRSC) confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria in Lokoja.
This is contained in a press statement issued by the Public Relations Officer of the State Fire Service, Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, on Tuesday in Kano.
Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Sector Commander, Adeoye Irelewuyi, confirmed the accident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Awka on Monday.
Gazura according to a statement issued in Gusau Saturday by the Chairman, Zamfara State’s House of Assembly Service Commission, Alhaji Mansur Bungudu. died in a ghastly accident Friday.
A statement by the state Commissioner for Information, Dr Wasiu Olatubosun, explained that the accident occurred at 4.37a.m., with the dead buried according to Islamic rites while the injured were evacuated to a nearby government hospital.
The news is contained in a statement by issued by the FRSC Sector Commander, Paul Okpe, and signed by the command’s spokesperson, Agnes Ogungbemi, on Monday in Osogbo.
The accident occurred at the tollgate along Glory Land Drive in Igbogene axis of Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital.
Abdullahi confirmed the incident in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Bauchi State.
Jonathan Owoade, Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps in Kwara, confirmed the accident and the death toll.
Public Education Officer of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Oyo State, Paul Okoduwa, confirmed the figure on Sunday.
The accident occurred on the Abeokuta-Lagos Expressway in Gudugba village, Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun State.
The horrifying incident took place along the ever-busy Sapele Road by Ogbelaka Junction around 7.30 am when most residents were rushing to work, offices and their business places.
Mohammed told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the crash involved a lone Toyota Hiace bus carrying 18 passengers.