Kogi Deputy Gov. In Road Accident


The Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Mr. Yomi Awiniyi, escaped unhurt in an accident, which involved his convoy on the Abuja-Lokoja highway, Sunday.

In a statement by his Press Secretary, Mr. Michael Abu, a an escort car in the Deputy Governor’s convoy ran into two stationary vehicles, which were involved in an earlier accident at Kwali Area Council, near Abuja.

The statement, stated that Awoniyi, who was on his way back to Lokoja after an official engagement in Abuja, escaped unhurt.

However, those in the escort van sustained minor injuries along with four policemen and were receiving treatment at the Kwali General Hospital and are responding to treatment.