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Lagos Ibadan Expressway Road Accident Killed 8, Injured 15 Victims

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Lagos Ibadan Expressway Road Accident Killed 8, Injured 15 Victims

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Jan 4, 2013 – Lagos Ibadan Expressway Multiple Road Accident Killed 8, Injured 15 Victims

At least 8 people died on Thursday in an auto crash that occurred on Lagos-Ibadan expressway.

The sad incident was said to have left 12 other people seriously injured.

The eight victims reportedly died on the spot.

However, some people who saw the accident scene said the casualties were more than reported.

An unconfirmed report said the victims were 15 persons and about eight of them had died as their remains were left on the ground for some minutes.

The crash which occurred at Km 19 on Ibadan – Lagos Expressway involved a Toyota Hiace bus with registration number YB 65 MUS.

Vanguard gathered that the bus was traveling from Osogbo to Lagos when it skidded off the road and somersaulted severally.

Eyewitness account attributed the cause of the accident to reckless driving.

It was further gathered that N360, 275 cash and 25 mobile phones belonging to victims were retrieved from the scene of the accident.

In a similar development, another accident happened at Premier Hotel junction, Oremeji area of the city when a bus ascending the hill had a faulty brake and rolled down the road. Some people who were injured were rushed the nearby Badejoko Memorial Hospital, Ibadan.

When asked for confirmation of the accident, the Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ayodeji Lanade said he was out of town.




  1. sunday kakulu

    January 4, 2013 at 6:48 AM

    4 those who die may they soul rest in peace, those who injure God we help dem through in jesus name(amen)

  2. crown

    January 4, 2013 at 8:37 AM

    What is happening in Nigeria?

  3. lawal

    January 4, 2013 at 8:59 AM

    For those who, die may their soul rest in peace.

  4. Ojo oluwasanmi

    January 4, 2013 at 11:38 AM

    Wat happen in dis nigeria nw. Haaa let be prayafull 4 4giveness

  5. Dan

    January 4, 2013 at 12:31 PM

    May d souls of d departd rest in peace,drivers shd consider d consequencies of an accidnt wen driving recklesly,so sad dt sumtin dt can b avoided stil claims livs anyhw…God help us

  6. chijiok c

    January 4, 2013 at 12:53 PM

    may soul rest in peace amen so panful

  7. Ifekoya Ifeoluwa Adejuwon

    January 4, 2013 at 1:07 PM

    This death is caused by two factors which are 1. the nigerian government for its negligence and 2. The driver who must have driven recklessly before encountering such a demonic event. May their souls r.i.p and for those injured, i wish them swift recovery. Pls drive safely.

  8. Olugbenga Daniel

    January 4, 2013 at 1:24 PM

    The Lagos- Ibadan expressway needs a total deliverance of sucking blood on a daily basis.
    May d gentle soul of d departed RIP.

  9. Kataeregi

    January 4, 2013 at 4:33 PM


  10. Kuforiji Kehinde

    January 4, 2013 at 7:34 PM

    Yeah Ibadan expressway need the total deliverance, I pray those victim sustain from the injury and those who died, may their soul rest in peace

  11. hussein babatunde

    January 4, 2013 at 10:01 PM

    we need a very strong prayer in nig if all dis sad event shud put to a stop and nig leaders shud always pray 4 4givness as all the lives nd property loss n d lag-iba exp they av d quest to answa.may d departed soul rest n perfect peace nd pray 4 d injured 1

  12. Hawey Heedowuh

    January 6, 2013 at 9:43 AM

    Most churches prayer ground is along ds road, I believe dey can do better in total deliverance concerning ds road. Nigerians can also go on fasting $ prayer b/cos no one know d next victim. Government should also do there own part by repairing ds road and all bad roads in nig. Drivers should also know that someone treaking with leg will surely get to his/her destination, I see no reason why driving recklessly. Well 4 those dat loss there life, may ther soul rest in peace, those injured I wish them quick recorvery. LETS BE CAREFULL. LIFE HAS NO DUPLICATE.

  13. Adesanmi Adeyeba

    January 7, 2013 at 10:16 AM

    May d soul of the departed rest in peace, pray that God would give their families the fortitude to bear the loss. Those in the hospitals shal recover on time. It should also be frowned at on how drivers drove recklesly on the road, this incessant action should be curbed by FRSC.

  14. iteguere francisca

    January 8, 2013 at 9:35 AM


  15. Ruthina

    January 11, 2013 at 1:35 PM

    Hmmm! God have mery on your people ooo

  16. tiamiyu muideen

    August 22, 2013 at 1:37 PM

    hmmmm please dis is my question 4 my piple in dis nigera? Why all dis eccident us to hapen in every tym of agust, setber actober , novber, decber. Dis liv is not the way wil are taking it need to be pray make God ans are prayer pipe dat death may soul R IP amin is so painfull jare

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