Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has expressed sadness over the lost of lives and injuries caused by the train/bus accident on Thursday morning, March 9th, 2023.
The Governor took to his Twitter page and wrote; “I am deeply saddened by the news of the train/bus accident. The vehicle was conveying staff of the Lagos State Government, our staff who serve the state in different capacities. Let’s say a prayer for the families and a prayer of mercy and protection for our state.”
“My thoughts are with the victims and their families during this difficult time. A big thank you to well meaning Lagosians who immediately joined in rescue efforts.”
“Our first responders and emergency services are on ground and we will share more information shortly.”
For those who don’t know, a train collided with a BRT bus in the Ikeja area of the State.
Meanwhile, two persons have been confirmed dead and many injured in the mishap. The moving train crashed into a Lagos State Government bus at PWD Bus Stop, Ikeja.