A vehicle conveying former president of Nigeria, Goodluck Johnathan, has reportedly involved in a car crash, that claimed the lives of 2 aides attached to the former president.
The accident happened in Abuja, on Wednesday evening, April 6, 2022, while returning from Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, to his residence in the FCT, not long after he returned from an international assignment
The ex-President and his wife, Dame Patience Johnathan, have been to the emergency unit of the National Hospital, Abuja where all victims were evacuated to. Although Jonathan was not admitted into any of the units in the hospital, some members of his team were critically injured.
Confirming the accident, the spokesperson of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Bisi Kazeem said
“Two people died in the accident. It was the ex-President’s convoy that was involved but he was not in the car that had the accident.”
There were no definite details of the accident, but several netizen has argued reckless driving, hinting that official SUV are usually heavy and its drivers are usually careful, but then again accident do happen.