New Nigeria People’s Party, Niger State chapter, lost four of its state executives in a motor accident.
The party chairman in the state, Mamman Damisa, confirmed the incident to Punch on Sunday.
He said the accident occurred along Lambata/Bida road when they were returning from the unveiling of the vice presidential candidate of the party.
Damisa said that the party lost two Local Government party chairmen, one youth leader, and a driver in the accident.
“We lost two of our local government party chairmen, one youth leader, and a driver when the accident occurred.”
The chairman gave the names of the deceased as Alhaji Mohammed Ibrahim, the chairman of Agaie, and Baba Usman, the chairman of Katcha.
He also stated that some local government party chairmen also sustained varying degrees of injuries in the accident.
“Some of our members also got injured in the accident and they include the party Chairmen of Gbako, Lapai and Edati local government areas,” Damisa said.