It was all wailing and gnashing of teeth, on Wednesday
morning, at the Felele end of the Abuja-Lokoja highway, in lokoja, the
Kogi State capital, when a
truck, laden with cement and belonging to Dangote cement company,
Obajana, allegedly ran into a tricycle ‘keke napep’ killing no fewer
than seven people.
occupants of the ‘keke napep’ on their way to school including a student
of Kogi State Polytechnic, whose identity is yet to be known as at time of filling this report.
be coming from Obajana and heading to the northern part of the country
when he lost control around the polytechnic gate and rammed into the
beer irked with the killing of their colleagues have barricaded the
Abuja- Lokoja highway burning tyres which has created a heavy gridlock
on the road.
raced to the scene of the incident to rescue those who are still trapped
under the truck.