Three corp members has been confirmed dead in an auto mobile accident by Alex Obemeata, the spokeman for the national youth service corps (NYSC), Kastina state.
It was gathered that the incident occurred in Kankara Local Government area (LGA) of the Katsina state on Sunday, 18 of august 2019 leaving other victims injured.
According to the Alex Obemeata, the spokesman for NYSC.
“The crash occurred when the state governor Aminu Masari, was passing by at Gobirawa, Kankara LGA on Sunday. According to him, the governor stopped over and ordered a vehicle in the convoy to take the injured to the hospital”.
He added that “It was a sad day for the NYSC in Katsina State as three corps members lost their lives in a ghastly motor accident on their way to a church programme in Funtua.
“The corps members numbering 12 were in one bus belonging to the National Association of Catholic Corps Members, Katsina.
Obemeata stated that Alhaji Ahidjo Yahaya, NYSC Coordinator in Katsina and some of the senior members of staff was at the hospital when the ambulance carrying the injured and the deceased arrived.