Three Feared Dead In Ogun Multiple Autocrash
THREE people were feared dead, yesterday, while four others were critically injured in an early morning multiple auto crash, at the Old Toll Gate, Sango, in AdoOdo/ota Local Council Area of Ogun State.
Theguardian learnt that the accident, which involved a Mack Truck with registration number GGE 80 XJ, travelling from Abeokuta to Lagos, occurred around 4:45am. The vehicle had a brake failure and rammed into five other vehicles.
The Unit Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Sango-ota, Mr. Adekunle Oguntoyinbo, told Theguardian that the affected vehicles were – Volkswagen bus (KTU 899 XR), Volkswagen LT, (GGE 44 XL), Coaster Civilian (LSR 604 XD), Iveco Trailer (XB 190 MLF) and Mazda bus (KJA 667 XP)
He said: “Fifteen people were involved in the accident and two persons died in the process. One of the two dead victims was trying to enter a bus, while the other was trying to cross the road, when the vehicle
TO win the fight against sexual and gender based violence, Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA), in collaboration with Partnership for Justice has charged families, communities and the society, to unite against the social ill.
Speaking at Partner’s Breakfast Meeting in Ikeja, Lagos, Managing Partner, hit them.
“The remains of the victims Partnership for Justice, Itoro Eze-anaba, said stakeholders in communities need to join hands to fight the menace, to reduce it to the barest minimum.
She explained that once a woman or girl child is raped, it is the responsibility of the community to ensure the perpetrator does not go unpunished.
Eze-anaba said: “Rape is something that can happen have been deposited at the morgue of General Hospital, Ifo, while the injured are also receiving treatment at the General Hospital, Ota.” to anybody. Therefore, mothers, guardians, care-givers and parents should take proper care of their children, both male and female, because it is not only girl-child that can be raped. Male children can also be raped.”
She noted that the Mirabel Centre is open to all rape victims for counseling, rehabilitation, treatments, and also to ensure that rapists are brought to justice.
Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa ( left); former Governor, Chief James Ibori; Senator Patrick Osakwe; and Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, during the 70th Birthday of Senator Osakwe and grand reception in honour of Ibori... yesterday.