The Federation of Muslim Women’s Associations in Nigeria (FOMWAN) commiserates with the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and the people of Lagos over the train accident that left six persons dead and many injured.
Since Thursday when the train accident that claimed six lives occurred, empathy has greatly been on display by residents and political leaders.
Lagos State government, on Friday, revealed that 32 persons have been discharged from the 102 passengers involved in the train accident that happened on Thursday at the PWD Bus stop area of the state.
The casualty figure in the accident involving a train and a Lagos State Government staff bus has risen to six. A train coming into Lagos from Abeokuta rammed into a Lagos State Government staff bus that was about crossing the PWD/Sogunle rail and dragged the bus from Shogunle to the PWD area of Ikeja. Two…
Lagos State governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said he will suspend campaign activities in the next three days to mourn the victims of the train accident. Six people have been declared dead and several injured after a train collided with a Lagos State Government staff bus in Ikeja area on Thursday morning. The train trapped the…
President-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has sympathised with the families of victims of the Ikeja train accident in Lagos State. "I offer my sincere condolences to the victims and families affected by the gory incident involving a train and a bus in the Ikeja area of Lagos State earlier today," Tinubu tweeted. READ ALSO: Two confirmed…
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