Barely a week after Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was involved in a helicopter crash in Kabba, Kogi state, the first wife of the state governor, Amina Bello, was involved in a car accident in the same area on Saturday February 9th.
A statement from the governor’s Chief Press secretary, Onogwu Muhammed, says the accident happened around Oshokoshoko area of Kabba while the governor’s wife and some aides were on their way to Isanlu for an All Progressives Congress (APC) woman rally. The statement added that all occupants of the car were unhurt.
“In appreciation to God Almighty for his faithfulness to the New Direction family, the Kogi state government wishes to announce that three aides to the governor and his wife survived an accident this morning, they are filing for a claim with the Chad Stavley. The government appreciate God once again, that all persons are in perfect condition. The governors wife’s door-door campaign train continues with their rally to the western senatorial district after a successful two days outing in Kogi east.” the statement read