An accident which has to do with the convoy of Governor Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State has reportedly claimed the life of a driver.
The accident took place while the Governor was on his way back to his State from Bauchi where he graced a meeting of the Northeast Governors’ Forum.
It was learnt that one of the tyres of the SUV conveying the Director-General Press Affairs of Gombe Ismaila Uba Misilli, deflated while in high speed.
Daily Trust has it that the driver of the vehicle who’s identity was given as Malam Babangida passed away after losing control of the vehicle, while the other occupants sustained injuries.
Occupants of the ill-fated vehicle were identified as Misilli, Umar Mahmud Gwani of GMC TV, his Cameraman, Mohammed Adamu Osama, and a Photographer, Malam Auwal. They are currently being treated at the Federal Teaching Hospital, Gombe.