23-Year-Old Accident Victim Laid to Rest in Ibadan

The remains of Dorcas  Egunjobi, a 23 year old mother of one that was allegedly killed in an accident that occurred at Odeku area of Oluyole local government Oyo state has been buried.

Dorcas a mother-of-one was said to be coming from her shop when she met her untimely  death.
It was gathered that  the motorcycle she boarded  together with her four year old daughter colluded with a Lorry at odeku and she died immediately.

 speaking with radio Nigeria the husband of the deceased Mr makinde in a sorrowful laden voice described the incident as unfortunate.

Radio Nigeria correspondent that visited the scene explained  that the issue had triggered a protest by some youths in the area as they barricaded motorist and commercial motorcyclists from carrying out their normal duties.

 Two members of the youths  forum in the area Mr olamide Badru  popularly called biggi and Mr adetunji ridwan said the protest was to call the attention of the Oyo state government  and the house of assembly representative for the area  Tolu Sadie to the situation.

they lamented that similar incident had claimed lives of  three other person within two months.
a leader in the community, Mr Demola Areo urged  concerned authority to find a lasting solution to the issue so as to put an end to wanton loss of live.

As at the time of this report, normalcy has returned to the area following an appeal by some elderly members of the community.

Meanwhile,the youths had vowed to continue the protest tomorrow morning if nothing is done urgently

Abisola Oluremi

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