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Ortom’s convoy involved in accident in Abuja

The convoy of the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, was involved in a road accident in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

The Special Adviser, Media and Publicity to the governor, Terver Akase, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, said no life was lost in the incident.

Akase explained that the convoy on Sunday was heading to Benue State after accompanying Ortom to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja when one of the vehicles collided with a golf car near Karu Flyover in Nyanya.

The statement read, “We have received numerous calls from concerned Nigerians regarding the accident which occurred today near Karu Flyover in Nyanya area of the Federal Capital Territory.

“The Governor’s convoy was on the way from Abuja to Makurdi after accompanying him to the airport for his trip to United Kingdom when a golf car collided with one of the security vehicles.

“We thank God that no life was lost in the incident.

“Governor Ortom who has already arrived safely in the UK, deeply appreciates all the calls and concerns from Benue people and other Nigerians”.

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