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Fatal Accident Claims Lives of Three Students in Jigawa

Justtuce Watch Jigawa State

By Hassan Turaki
Jigawa State Command of Nigeria of Police has said that a tragic accident occurred along Jahun/Kiyawa Road in Jigawa State, resulting in the loss of three students’ lives.

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DSP Lawan Shiisu Adam Jigawa Command Public Relations Officer made this known to Justice Watch News

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He said the incident that occurred on 15th March, 2024 involved a Sharon Galaxy vehicle driven by one Rabi’u Abdullahi, 50, of Babaldo Town in Gwaram LGA.. Jigawa.

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He explained that the vehicle, carrying students from GGSS Kaugama on vacation to Gwaram, overturned after a tire burst at Kadirawa Village.

He noted that while eight students were treated and discharged at Jahun General Hospital, the driver and six others were referred to the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) in Birnin Kudu for further treatment.

DSP Shiisu added that preliminary investigation suggested that overloading and worn-out tires contributed to the accident.

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He stated that the corpses of the deceased students were released to the Education Secretary of Gwaram LGA on behalf of their families.



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