9th March, 2011
The Benin/Ore road has claimed 14 lives yesterday. The victims were returning from a political rally organised by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) near Ogbemudia Farm earlyÂ in the morning.
The victims were said to include six women, five men and two children who were in aÂ vehicle that ran into a ditch.
An eye witness stated that he saw the Jonathan/Sambo campaign T-shirt on the corpses of the victims.
The sector commander of FRSC Mr. Olakunle William confirmed the accident.
By Yomi Obaditan/Benin