Five friends from Adamawa state were killed in a ghastly car accident while on their way to a friend’s engagement ceremony in Kaduna state.
According to reports, the men were burnt beyond recognition in the crash which occurred on Saturday, April 11th.
An aide to the Adamawa State Governor, Miracle Musa, announced this in a message on his Facebook account on Sunday.
He wrote on Facebook:
“Five Adamawa boys, all perished, burnt beyond recognition. On their way to Kaduna to convey ” Kayan tambaya” for their friend’s engagement. Three are from Bekaji while the other two were from Karewa GRA.”.
So far, two of the men have been identified as Saddam Aje Shinguboi and Mwaniya Japhet Gajere. The other three had not been identified at the time of filing this report.
Meanwhile, the Senator representing Adamawa North, Ishaku Abbo, in a post on his social media account, expressed condolences to the deceased’s families, friends, and well-wishers of the deceased over their death.
In a piece of related news, a native doctor invited by community leaders where six children were crushed to death by a speeding car fingered a family member for the death of the kids.
According to a member of the community, Enaholo Abel Enaholo, the native doctor said an uncle of one of the children caused the tragic accident because he refused to accept a goat from the child’s mother, after a misunderstanding.
He wrote: “Native Doctor Live in Uromi as is invited to ascertain the cause of the accident that claimed 6 Kids in the town a few days ago. UROMIANS NO GET JOY OO I think the level of value of life here no matter the means with which they decide to use is nice.