An eyewitness said five persons lost their lives in the accident but the Ondo State Police Command gave a report that one life was lost in the crash.
In a statement issued on Wednesday by the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Akeredolu, Mr. Segun Ajiboye, the governor said the only person that reportedly died in the accident was not a delegate to the council but a traveller on a private business.
The statement said, “Contrary to a reports in the media that some delegates heading for the town hall meeting of the second National Council on Niger Delta in Igbokoda, Ilaje Local Government area, hosted by the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs in collaboration with the Ondo State government, died in an auto crash on the Okitipupa-Ore Road, the government wishes to state that none of the delegates who attended the town hall meeting was involved in the auto crash.
“According to police report, there was an auto crash in which a 42-year-old woman, Rukayat Teniola, from Onipakala in Ondo , who was travelling for a private business, lost her life.
The statement also noted that some of the persons injured in the crash had already been discharged from the hospital.
The government said the town hall meeting with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in Igbokoda was successful and no delegate or other participants of the meeting were involved in the auto accident. PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW:>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> How I Made Me =N=2.5 MILLION In 7 Days from 2 Common Product I Imported and how you can do the same. Click HERE FOR FREE Details right now Warning To Men: This 3 Foods Is Killing Your Erection. Click Here To Know Them Secret Fruits that increased my Manhood and makes me last 55 minutes+ all time - Click here to get it Warning: Got Arthritis? 3 Simple Ways To Get Cured And Be Permanently Free From Joint Pains. Click Here To See Them REVEALED!! Reduce Your Blood Sugar Level And Reverse Diabetics Within A Short Period Of Time. Click Here To See How MIDNIGHT,Pressed Mr Kilanko Suddenly Couldn't Urinate. Shrink your Enlarged Prostrate Here! Click Here Now