No fewer than 5 individuals have been confined lifeless in an auto crash that concerned 83 supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Sokoto State.
The victims, in response to experiences, have been coming back from the party’s presidential zonal marketing campaign flagged off held in Sokoto.
An eyewitness account stated the accident occurred when the truck conveying the party supporters misplaced management and crashed.
The victims have been primarily these mobilised from Isa Native Authorities Space of the state to attend the zonal rally within the state capital.
He defined that the lifeless have been largely from Bargaja village within the native authorities. “5 individuals misplaced their lives; 14 have been critically injured whereas 49 sustained minor accidents. Solely seven individuals have been unharmed out of 83 individuals who have been concerned within the accident.”
Mr Maniru Muhammad Dan’iya, the Director of Press to the State Deputy Governor Alhaji Aminu Abdulahi, confirmed the accident in an announcement.
He said that the deputy governor travelled to Bargaja village to condole the households of the lifeless.
He stated the deputy governor described the incident as each tragic and a fantastic loss to their households of the deceased, the native authorities and the complete state. “He prayed Allah to grant them Aljannar firdaushi and the fortitude to bear the loss.”
The deputy governor was stated to have stood in for the state governor, Alhaji Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, who was away to Niger Republic for a gathering to enhance on the safety challenges dealing with the Sokoto-Niger axis which Isa Native Authorities is a part of.
“The Deputy Governor conveyed the governor’s condolences to the complete folks of Sokoto State over the loss and prayed Allah to grant the deceased mercy.
“The Village Head of Bargaja, Maigari Isuhu Kakale, in his remarks thanked the governor’s delegates and prayed Allah to reward them.
“He expressed happiness with the governor’s present of regard to the folks of Bargaja village by sending the deputy governor to the realm.
The deputy governor was accompanied on the event by the State PDP Chairman, Alhaji Ibrahim Milgoma, a few of state party executives and different party leaders.