January 26, 2017 – 4 University Of Abuja Students Die In Fatal Accident On Abuja Lokoja Road
4 students of the University of Abuja died on Tuesday night at Gwako village, on the Abuja-Lokoja road.
A witness said the accident, which happened about a kilometre to Gwagwalada occurred at about 10:12p.m. after a Peugeot 406 car coming from Zuba axis veered from its lane and collided with an oncoming trailer.
He said the Peugeot car driver ran into a deep pothole, lost control of his car and crashed head-on into the unmarked trailer, killing all its four occupants on the spot.
Reacting, the FCT sector commander of the FRSC, Sunday E.Oghenekaro, blamed the accident on excessive speeding by the Peugeot driver.