• Five die, five injured in Lagos accident

    Five die, five injured in Lagos accident

    Five persons on Sunday died in an accident, which occurred on the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos State.

    The accident occurred near the UNILAG waterfront, inward Iyana-Oworonshoki.

    Michael Akindele, the General Manager of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, confirmed this in a statement on Sunday in Lagos.

    Akindele said the accident involved a LAGBUS, a Hilux pick up belonging to a local vigilance group and a Rover jeep.

    He said: “Five persons comprising: three female adults and two children died in the accident.

    “Their […]

  • Four kids, five others die, 10 injured in Lagos accident

    Four kids, five others die, 10 injured in Lagos accident

    No fewer than nine persons died on Friday in an accident in Lagos.

    The accident occurred at Fadeyi area on the ever busy Ikorodu Road.

    It involved a commercial bus and a heavy duty truck.

    Nine persons in the bus died.

    Ten of the occupants of the Toyata Hiace bus, with registration number Katsina KT 715YG, also sustained injuries.

    The commercial bus was said to be overs peeding when he lost control and hit a culvert.

    The vehicle, it was gathered, veered off the road and […]