By Mohammed Dalah Lawan
The Executive Governor of Yobe state and Chairman APC Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee Hon. Mai Mala Buni, has directed for full enforcement of road traffic laws in the state to curb the menace of accidents on the roads.
According to statement signed and made available to Radio Nigeria by the Director General Press and Media Affairs Yobe Governor, Mamman Mohammed, Governor Buni gave the directive today when he received the sad news of a road traffic accident involving two vehicles which claimed many lives along Damagum- Damaturu road.
Governor Buni decried the increasing number of accidents on highways in the state.
He charged motorists to be more careful on the roads.
Buni described the accidents as one too many which has claimed many lives “it is sad and most unfortunate losing these large numbers to road accidents”.
“We must enforce the laws to curb these avoidable accidents,” he said.
Governor Buni condoled with the families of victims of the accident and prayed Allah to grant them eternal rest and to the families, the fortitude to bear the loss.