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SAD NEWS: EC official, driver die in ghastly accident

 

News reaching mynewsgh.com suggests the Bole District Electoral Officer Mr Alhassan Yussif Ayuba and his driver Basiru Kojo have died in a ghastly accident.

Details of how it happened still remain sketchy but according to Bole-based Nkilgi Fm, they were traveling from Tamale when at Kusawgu vehicle was involved in an accident claiming the lives of all two.

Our sources indicate that the vehicle together with the two deceased persons and a policeman said to be critical condition, had gone to cart electoral materials from Tamale for the forthcoming District level elections.

“A vehicle had already been involved in an accident at the same scene but while they were coming, the driver did not notice but by the time he realized, they were almost hitting the parked vehicle. He tried to swerve and the pick-up somersaulted”, an eyewitness told.

Mr Alhassan Yussif Ayuba until his recent reassignment as caretaker officer of the EC in the Bole District, was promoted to the National Headquarters as Deputy Public Relations Officer.

As at the time of filing this report, the family were on their way to Tamale after  news of the unfortunate incident broken to them.

More soon ….

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