One of the vehicles on an escort of the Minister of Sports and Youths Development, Bar. Solomon Dalung, and the National Commandant of Peace Corps, Dr. Dickson Akoh, was associated with a lethal engine mischance Saturday evening along Gombe-Bauchi thruway, at around 12pm.
The mishap which happened around 22kms to Gombe town from the Gombe State airplane terminal, purportedly left one individual dead while a few others supported different degrees of wounds.
The mishap happened while an assignment drove by the acting President of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Comrade Mayor Chinedu, and the NYCN Board of Trustees Chairman, Dr. Dickson Akoh picked the Minister from the air terminal to witness the 2018 Unity Convention and decision of new authorities of NYCN as of now occurring in Gombe.
It was accumulated that a Peugeot 406 heading the other way lost control and smashed into the Minister’s caravan. A hummer aircraft transport and a Prado Jeep among the Minister’s caravan were harmed past repairs in the wake of somersaulting a few times.
Talking with newsmen at FMC, the officer accountable for Gombe state Marshals, Sunday Jika, prevented the form from claiming the story that the mishap was caused by the clergyman’s guard. He said the mishap was caused by the 406 driver, whom he asserted was experiencing epilepsy.