An accident involving the convoy of the Governor of Gombe State, Inuwa Yahaya, has led to the death of a driver identified simply as Malam Babangida.
The unfortunate incident occurred while the governor was returning from Bauchi where he was a part of a meeting of the North-east Governor’s Forum on Wednesday.
A report by Daily Trust indicates that one of the tyres of the vehicle which was conveying the governor’s director-general of press affairs, Ismaila Uba Misilli, burst in motion.
According to the report, the driver of the vehicle lost control and died in process.
Daily Trust reported that the driver of the vehicle simply identified as Malam Babangida was said to have lost control of the vehicle and lost his life in the process while the other occupants sustained injuries.