18 killed as minibus collides with lorry
At least 18 people were killed in a collision between a minibus and a lorry in western Gabon. Pictures said to be from the crash scene on August 6, shared on social media, showed bloody and dismembered bodies. The accident happened near the town of Kango, 100 kilometres from Libreville, along a stretch of the country’s main highway. “The tragic provisional toll is 18 dead,” Transport Minister Ernest Mpouho Epigat said.