The affected bus destroyed by fireplace.
No fewer than 24 folks have been killed in a ghastly motor accident round Gwamfai Village in Jahun Native Authorities of Jigawa State, north-west Nigeria.
A media aide to the Jigawa State Governor, Auwal Sankara, confirmed the incident to Channels Tv on Monday.
The governor’s aide defined that the accident occurred after the motive force of the bus concerned misplaced management and ran into a petroleum vendor alongside the highway.
He stated the Toyota bus which took off from Jahun Native Authorities Space was heading to Shuwarin Market in Kiyawa Native Authorities earlier than the incident occurred.
Sankara famous that Governor Mohammed Abubakar noticed the accident on his method to Gumel and instructed the native council chairman to make sure he assists the households of the passengers.
When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer in Jigawa, Abdu Jinjiri, additionally confirmed the incident.
He, nonetheless, stated the police have but to get particulars of the precise reason for the incident and the casualty determine.
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Governor Mohammed Abubakar scene of the accident.
A crowd of sympathisers on the scene of the accident in Jigawa State.