The accident, which occurred at about 11.00 a.m, involved a truck and the bus conveying the students from Misau local government, Bauchi to the radio station. Eyewitnesses say the bus collided with the truck as both were trying to avoid a pothole at Samia Uku village. (Read full details here)
The victims have been buried according to Islamic injunction. The funeral prayers took place at emir’s palace, Misau Emirate Council. May their souls rest in peace, Amen.
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