Delta State Governor Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa has commiserated with the families of seven victims who died in a road accident along the Orogun-Agbarha-Otor road in Ughelli North Local Government Area on Saturday, August 21.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Olisa Ifejika.
Governor Okowa sympathized with the Bomadi Local Government Council and the entire Izon Nation over the tragic incident.
“It is with a deep sense of sorrow that I commiserate with the families of seven Bomadi ladies that lost their lives in a fatal motor accident on Saturday, August 21, 2021 along Orogun-Agbarha-Otor road on their way from a wedding at Agbor.
“Indeed, their death has caused a dark cloud and great sorrow for their families.
“On behalf of the Government and people of Delta, I extend my heartfelt condolences to the Chairman and people of Bomadi Local Government Area and the families of our departed women.
“Their untimely death has undoubtedly caused great pain to their families and I pray that such tragedy will never occur again.
“May God grant the families and loved ones the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss and may their souls rest in peace.”
BBNAIJA ONLINE” had on Sunday reported that seven persons died in a road accident as their vehicle fell from a bridge into a river at Orogun-Agbarha-Otor road in Ughelli North Local Government Area.
Reports have it that the seven victims are all women from Izon Nation and they’re from Bomadi Local Government Area.