A total of eight persons have been confirmed dead in Jattu junction area of Auchi in Edo state after a Dangote truck was forced into an accident upon a brake failure
It was gathered that the truck which was loaded with bags of cement crushed a total of 8 people on the spot and left others seriously injured.
As at the time of this report, the company is yet to react to the tragic incident
It may be recalled that earlier this month, many trucks belonging to Dangote company were vandalised and destroyed by angry youths after a Dangote truck driver recklessly killed a young Electrical Automobile apprentice at Uromi junction in Agbor kingdom, Delta state.
The mob smashed the windscreens of over 30 Dangote trucks packed along Uromi/ Igbanke.