Nine wedding guests reportedly die in fatal road accident in Edo

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Nine wedding guests reportedly die in fatal road accident in Edo

One of the deceased

Nine wedding guests have reportedly perished in a ghastly road accident in Igueben Local Government Area of Edo State.

 

The accident which involved a commercial bus belonging to Who Go Better Transport Company and a truck, occurred at Ekpon Junction, along the Agbor-Ewohimi Road on Saturday, April 24. 

 

It was gathered that the victims were travelling from Benin City to Ewatto in Esan South-East Local Government Area of the state to attend a wedding ceremony of their friend and relation.

 

According to reports, the truck loaded with cement rammed into the bus few kilometres to their destination. Out of the ten wedding guests, only one person identified as DJ Nasco, survived. 

 

Nine wedding guests reportedly die in fatal road accident in Edo

                                                        Lone survivor

One of the deceased have been identified as Constance Omoijade, a 2018 graduate of the Federal Polytechnic Auchi. 

 

The said survivor is currently in the intensive care…



Source: Linda Ikeji