One dead, others injured in Ilorin fatal accident

By Ibrahim Akanbi

An accident involving a middle aged okada man has claimed the life of one Yemi along Airport road in Ilorin.

The accident, according to eyewitness “a private car who ran into the okada and speed off, killing the Okada rider and breaking the leg of his passenger.

” The Okada rider was rushed to Akorede Hospital where he was confirmed dead, while his passenger received immediate treatment on his broken leg.

“Policemen from Airport police post, came to the scene and retrieved the deceased for the family promptly” he added.


Ibrahim Sheriff is the Editor of Fresh Insight and former Special Assistant on Media to the Speaker, Kwara state House of Assembly. Although a management science researcher by training, he has over five years experience of practice in Journalism, Public Relations and Communication Strategy. Sheriff holds a Masters Degree in Finance and Bachelors Degree in Banking and Finance from Kwara state University, Malete. He has Certificates in Digital Journalism, Enterprise Creation and Skill Acquisition (ECSA) and Basic Econometrics Data Analysis, as well as Bank of Industry (BoI) Certificate in Business Management. He is also a holder of Diploma in Cooperative Studies from Kwara state Polytechnic, Ilorin.

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