Category Archives: Accident

Woman Injured After Truck Lost Control And Rammed Into A Shop. Graphic Photos

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A woman was very fortunate not to have been crushed by the truck as she narrowly escaped but not at the expense of her leg which was badly damaged.

The wounded woman was rushed to the hospital by residents of the area.

Driver Loses His Life After Fatal Accident With Truck In Edo State. Photos

The Executive Chairman of Ovia South-West local government area, Comrade Destiny Oghayerio Enabulele, has directed the Works department of the council to immediately fill all portholes on the Benin/Siluko road, from the Ovia bridge down to Iguobazuwa.

He gave the directive Thursday at the scene of an accident that involved an Audi saloon car, marked Edo BEN 539 JN and a white Renault mini truck with registration number Edo DEG 908 XA, in which the driver of the car, John Inebiomanor, regrettably lost his life.

The ghastly motor accident occured in the early hours of Thursday, at about 1 am at Obarenren village, along Benin/Siluko Road, close to Iguobazuwa, the administrative headquarters of Ovia South-West local government area of Edo State.

It was gathered that the truck which was loaded with wrapped items, and coming from Lagos State, collided with the Audi car, fully loaded with palm fruits and traveling from Benin to Siluko side.

It was apparent that the truck, in an attempt to avoid a pot hole on his side of the road, rammed into the Audi acr coming from the opposite direction.

The back tires of the truck pulled off it, dragged the car and caused it to summersault several times, while the truck stopped a few metres away from the spot.

Following the heavy noise of the collision, some esidents of Obarenren village said they came out of their houses to carry out rescue operation.

They said when they arrived at the scene of the accident, they had to upturn the accidented car, tore its doors with an ax before they were able to evacuate the lifeless body of the driver.

It was gathered that the only passenger in the Audi car, a woman, who sustained serious injuries, was rushed to an undisclosed hospital for medical attention.

It was further gathered that the deceased driver and the driver of the truck simply identified as Osaro, hailed from the same village, Iguogun.

Nigerian Lady Who Survives Gas Explosion , Shows Off Her New Looks (Photos)

A Nigerian lady and a burn survivor identified as Yinka Mathews has taken to her Instagram page to share her testimony after surviving gas explosion.

Yinka who survived a gas explosion a while back, shared before and after photos of herself, penning down a short message to herself in the process. According to her, it took her 3 years before she was completely healed.

Sharing the photos, Yinka wrote;
“the strongest woman I know! Burns survivor! Queen #wcw”

“I want to thank my Lord and savior Jesus for saving my life from gas explosion. It’s the most traumatic and horrific thing I have been through. I give God all the glory that my story can inspire anyone facing the trauma of fire & burns. The healing process is long and painful but never give up. God is not a respecter of person, he healed me and will heal all that diligently seek him thanks”. she wrote in another post

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Doctor Accidentally Cuts Man’s Intestine After Bike Accident In Imo State.Photos

A man identified as Danlynton Remedy is in pains following a mistake made by a doctor after an accident. The young man was involved in a motorcycle accident recently which left him with a wound on his stomach.

According to reports, “When he was rushed to the hospital in Okigwe, Imo state – the doctor mistakenly cut his small intestine during the surgery that made faeces to be running out of his stomach.

He was later referred to the Federal Medical Center FMC in Umuahia, Abia state for serious medical attention and further surgeon

Black Sunday: Pregnant Woman Killed In Fatal Accident In Imo State. Graphic Photos

This is really sad. It was a black Sunday in Isinweke Ihitte/Uboma local government area of Imo state after a pregnant woman identified as Oluchi was killed in a fatal car accident. According to reports, she was killed on the spot following the ghastly accident as her corpse was deposited at a mortuary yesterday night. May her soul rest in peace.

BREAKING!! Umahi’s Empowerment Keke Involves In A Ghastly Accident, Many Feared Dead (Photos)

3 Left Unconscious As Speeding Van Rams Into A Shop In Abia State. Photos

There was pandemonium yesterday after a speeding van rammed into a tailoring shop in Umuahia, Abia state capital yesterday. According to reports, the van said to belong to Penco Nigeria Limited, a company that specialises in distribution of drinks – lost control as a result of suspected brake failure and rammed into the shop, leaving not less than three people unconscious.

The victims were rushed to an undisclosed hospital in the area for treatment.

BREAKING!! Heavy Rain Causes Terrible Accident In Ebonyi, Many Dead, Others Injured (Graphic Photos)

Lady Involved In Ghastly Accident Moments After Taking Selfie In A Keke Napep. Photos

An accident survivor, ‎Eneh Ogechi‎ is filled with appreciation to God following the recent horrible tragedy. The young lady based in Enugu state – was involved in a ghastly accident after a truck crashed into the tricycle she was in and totally crushed it. The accident occured moments after she took a selfie in the tricycle as she came out from the crash in one piece.

Below is what she shared on Facebook;

Please oooo my people help me thank God for saving me from this Terrible accident I don’t know what and where I would have been by now but here I am typing with my own hands I can’t thank you enough father for your mercies and love I thank you..

##Bus smashed to this extent and I survived ## Am a survival 

Yes I survived

Oluwa got my back…

Friends Wishes Nigerian Man Who Died Years Ago “Eternal Birthday” On Facebook Shared His Throw Back Pictures

A young Man Who Died at his prime have become media sensation as friends and well wishers pours what could be terms as Eternal birthday on him through his Facebook timeline.

EbonyiDaily learnt that the deceased simply identify as Aniagolu Lazarus have been getting a birthday wish via his Facebook since his demise few years ago.

Some of his friends have equally shares a throw back photos of the deceased during secondary school days, NYSC among others.

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Below is Late Aniagolu Lazarus last Facebook write up,

Aniagolu Lazarus

In all, put ur mistakes behind and learn nt to let it repeat, understanding and humility is d key forward and nt arrogance…bt steadiness and consistency brings d prosperity…..lets change our ways…oneLOVE

# happy_NEWYEAR_2015

May his soul continue to Rest In Peace

All Passengers Killed Following Fatal Car Accident Along Abuja Road. Photos

A fatal accident which happened at Gada Biu, along Abuja road, left all the car occupants dead, according to online reports. The driver who was simply identified as Ba’katsha – was reportedly trying to overtake a vehicle along the highway – before crashing the car and somersaulting multiple times.

All the passengers including the driver died on the spot before the arrival of other road users and emergency officials.

Dangote’s General Manager Escapes Death After Ghastly Car Accident. Photos

The General Manager, Corporate Communications, Dangote Group, Mr.Sunday Esan has escaped death following a ghastly motor accident. The top journalist turned corporate player was involved in a car accident along Lagos-Ibadan expressway just six days after his birthday.

 

Thethankful man took to Facebook to share the good news as he wrote;

Join me to give praise to the most high God that did not let my mother, wife, children, staff, colleagues and all well wishers cry over me tonight after this terrible accident along lagos ibadan expressway…The plans of the devil over my life has failed just 6 days after my birthday. I am grateful…

Jeep Crushes Man And Two Women On A Motorcycle In Imo State. Graphic Photo

It was a sad moment earlier YESTERDAY after three persons were confirmed death as a Lexus jeep crushed a motorcycle conveying two women and a man, at Okigwe – Owerri express way in Imo state. The victims were said to have died on the spot.

The traffic event caused a traffic gridlock in the area as the corpses were evacuated by other road users.

May their souls rest in peace.

Soldier, Others Killed In Fatal Accident Involving 19 Vehicles In Abuja. Photos

Four persons , including a soldier, died on Friday in multiple road accidents at Nyanya on the Abuja -Keffi road, Abuja. The Public Education Officer of the Federal Road Safety Corps , Mr. Bisi Kazeem , said 19 vehicles and a motorcycle were involved in the incident.

According to him, the dead comprised three males and one female, while nine of the injured are males.

He said the accident was caused by brake failure, loss of concentration and speed violation.

Witnesses had earlier told the News Agency of Nigeria that trouble started when the motorcycle rider hit one of the cars, which was being driven by a woman.

“The woman came out of her car and held the motorcycle rider, that he must fix her vehicle.

“During the argument, a trailer, descending the slope on top speed, lost control and rammed into other vehicles held in traffic at the scene.

“The woman, motorcycle rider and the soldier who was there to make peace, died instantly after they were crushed by the trailer,” a witness who identified himself as Osita, said.

According Kazeem, a combined team of rescue personnel from the FRSC, National Emergency Management Agency, Army, police and Lifeline Ambulance arrived the scene four minutes after the accident.

DISTURBING REPORT COMING FROM IKORDU LAGOS

There is confusion and chaos this morning in Ikorodu area of Lagos after A BRT bus accidentally killed a school children of the C&S primary school in Ogolonto/Majidun. The pupil whose head was smashed in the process of the crash – died instantly on the spot. May his

More to follow………..

BREAKING: Heavy Explosion Rocks Uyo ( LIVE VIDEO)

There were pandemonium this thursday afternoon as heavy fire explosion rocks the city of Uyo capital of Akwa Ibom  state.

Local residence, and motorist were seen scampering for safety.

IgbereTv reporter who is at the peak of the scene can not ascertain the cause of the explosion which is currently rendering havoc and  destroying buildings.

 

Recall this morning IgbereTv reports another fire explosion that hits pipeline at lagos mainland,

Well the twin explosion at Lagos and Uyo maybe connected to a terror attack or possibly from the dreaded militant group, the Niger Delta Avengers.Although no groups have claim responsibility for the explosions.

More details to come as events unfolds.

stay tuned!

 

Breaking!! Heavy Explosion in Uyo

Posted by Igbere Television (IGTV) on Thursday, 1 March 2018

Dangote Trailer Crashes Into Shops In Nasarawa State (Pictures)Dangote Trailer Crashes Into Shops In Nasarawa State (Pictures)

A dangote trailer conveying cement crashed into a roll of shops in Akwanga, Nasarawa state at about 4am this morning, the driver and all three passengers were rushed to the hospital

Seems the driver fell asleep on the wheel and ran off the highway

 

BREAKING: 2-storey building collapses in Lagos [PHOTOS]

A 2-storey building has collapsed in Lagos.

The incident happened Sunday morning.

The building is located 1, community road, off old otta road in Alagbado.

As at time of filing this report, 11 persons have been rescued alive and taken to Merit Hospital for treatment.

Search and rescue operation is still ongoing.

Details later…

Leadership by example: Chikwe Udensi Turns Fire Service, Risks His Life to Assist Road Accident Victims (Photos)

Drunk Driver Urinates On Himself, Dozes Off After Car Accident In Lagos. Photos

The Rapid Response Squad has shared shocking images showing what happens to motorists/drivers after alcohol consumption in a bid to reduce the rate of road accidents. The unit shared the pictures in order to urge citizens to be careful when enjoying themselves and driving due to increase in the numbers of accidents on Friday and Saturday nights and early morning.

Few weeks ago, two friends who were driving through Awolowo in Front of Alausa Secretariat, very early on Saturday from Fela Shrine had an accident. Their vehicle left its lane, crossed the median to the other lane only to be stopped by kerb.

While the driver after the accident adjusted his seat and slept off, his friend in the passenger’s seat tried to escape the scene. He was chased and arrested by RRS officers stationed close to the accident point.

Also, few months ago, three RRS officers on night patrol on a Friday were put in near death circumstance by a drunken driver coming from 3rd Mainland Bridge just after Ogudu. They survived with several permanent scars but their vehicle was outright wreckage.

Recently, Tade, drunk and driving on 3rd Mainland Bridge had to be guided to a stop by RRS riders on night patrol who sensed danger with the manner the vehicle was swerving and hugging the road.

Already, he had badly damaged a Nissan car and didn’t stop. One of the riders, had to drive the vehicle to RRS Headquarters in Alausa, where Tade was brought out of his Lexus 300 completely drunk and not responding to questions. His wife was contacted as she came late in the night to drive him home.

JUST IN: 10 Persons Confirm Dead In Jigawa Road Accident (PHOTOS)

Ten persons were on Thursday confirmed dead with 10 others injured in a road accident which occurred around 11.30 am at Majiya town, Taura Local Government Area of Jigawa state.

The Spokesman of Jigawa Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, DSC Adamu Shehu, who confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria, said the accident involved a Sharon bus with registration number GWL 262 ZA and a Toyota Hilux van with number plate ZY 749 AGL.

Shehu said the cause of the accident is yet to be ascertained.

According to him, ‘‘Our men who conducted a rescue mission along with some good Samaritans in the area, attributed the cause to speeding and loss of control.

‘‘As at the time of giving this report, 10 people were confirmed dead; they include two children, one woman and seven men.

‘‘Ten others also sustained serious injuries and were rushed to Ringim General Hospital for prompt medical attention.

 

‘‘The Sharon bus is a commercial vehicle while the Toyota Hilux belongs to Wazobia Global Broadcasting and Communication FM Station”.

Mother And Her 4 Kids Burnt To Death After Mosquito Coil Mishap. (Viewer Discretion)

This is quite unfortunate. A mother and her four children were burnt to death following midnight fire outbreak at their residence in Maiduguri, Borno state capital. According to an online report, the fire outbreak was said to have been caused from a burning mosquito coil.

Twitter user Dan Borno who shared the sad and graphic pictures online said that people should be sensitized on how to make use of mosquito coils..

Two Brothers To Be Buried The Same Day After Their Deaths In Imo State. (Photo)

This is very sad. Two brothers are said to be buried the same time after their demise. 50-year-old Henry Osondu Apiaka and his 40-year-old younger brother; Kelechi Vitalis Apiaka will be buried this Saturday, February 23rd in their country home at Umuihi- Ihitte Uboma in Imo state.

 

According to reports, Kelechi had an accident and died from injuries sustained in the crash while his elder brother Henry died following a brief illness.

May their souls rest in peace.

 

Armed Robbers Caught After Car Accident While Escaping With Money In Owerri (Photos)

#IStandWithBuhari Campaign Executive Involves In Ghastly Motor Accident & This Happened (Photos)

Kitchen Gas Explosion Burnt Mother & Her 2-Week-Old Baby (Disturbing Photos, Video )

According to Mrs Promise Harris uyanwanne .Mrs Rita Anie Idowu hail from igbe Ogume in Ndokwa west local government. Mrs Rita Anie Idowu gave birth 2weeks ago and 6days ago.

Very Disturbing Report Coming In, Many Feared Dead (Graphic Photos)

BREAKING: Fire Engulfs Nigerian House Of Senate, Senators Scampering For Safety

Fire on Thursday gutted the Senate Chamber in Abuja.

It was learnt that the fire suspected to be from an electric spark started from the technical room of the senate.

 Image result for heavy fire outbreak

Our reporter gathered that smoke has taken over the chamber of the Senate, forcing senators to vacate the area.

The fire engulfed the chamber when the lawmakers were making their ways into the chamber ahead of today’s plenary.

No casualty has been recorded so far

We will bring details  later…

Truck Kills 2 Persons Celebrating Valentine In A’Ibom (Graphic Photos)

No fewer than two persons have been confirmed dead in a fatal accident at Nung Udoe Itak, one of the valentine venue in Ikono Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. It was learnt that the incident occurred when a rampaging truck ran into some people, leaving behind some casualties. May the souls of the departed rest in peace.

Five Injured as Atlanta-Bound Delta Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lagos Airport

An Atlanta-bound plane made an emergency landing in Lagos, Nigeria after one of the engines had an issue on Tuesday night.

Delta’s Flight 55 from Lagos to Atlanta, which took off around 10:50 p.m. local time, returned to Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) less than an hour later.
The A330-200 aircraft had an issue with one of its two engines, the airline confirmed early Wednesday morning.
Five injured as Atlanta-bound Delta flight makes emergency landing  in Lagos

 An Atlanta-bound plane made an emergency landing in Lagos, Nigeria after one of the engines had an issue on Tuesday night.

Delta’s Flight 55 from Lagos to Atlanta, which took off around 10:50 p.m. local time, returned to Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) less than an hour later.
The A330-200 aircraft had an issue with one of its two engines, the airline confirmed early Wednesday morning.
The flight landed safely and passengers were evacuated onto the runway down emergency slides, it was learnt.
The airport fire fighters who had been notified of the development were already on ground when the incident happened.
The airline in a statement said five passengers reported non-critical injuries during the evacuation.
All passengers are being bussed back to the terminal. Delta says it will provide hotel rooms and rebook the passengers on a flight Wednesday.
“The safety of Delta’s customers and crew members is always our top priority,” the company said.
Spokesman of the Lagos Airport Police Command, DSP Joseph Alabi also confirmed the incident to Daily Trust.
He said the five people who were injured “out of anxiety” have been rushed to an undisclosed hospital