Friends and colleagues have taken to mourning some victims, said to be students of the Kogi State Polytechnic, who died in the tanker explosion yesterday.
Recall that NaijaNews reported that a tanker explosion occurred in the afelele area of Lokoja, along Lokoja-Abuja Highway.
The fuel laden tanker belonging to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) was said to have suffered brake failure, and crashed into five cars, two motorcycles and three tricycles killing the occupants before bursting into flame.
The deceased students have been identified as Aina Sunday of the Department of Business Admistration, ND2 and Isah Ayuba, HND1, also Business Administration.
Late Ayuba’s friend, one Husseina Ajanigo Amodu who shared a screenshot of the last conversation she had with him, wrote:
“Isah Ayuba my best friend, my cousy. Unbelievable. RIP” she wrote.
Source: Naija News