Tinubu orders through investigation into Kwara boat accident
Written by Samson Ojeniran on June 14, 2023
President Bola Tinubu has urged Kwara state government and relevant federal government agencies to look into the circumstances surrounding the boat accident which occurred in Kwara State, claiming many lives.
The boat accident according to reports, led to the death of over 100 people who were wedding guests at Egbu village in Patigi local government area of the state.
The President expressed sadness over the incident.
President Tinubu promised that his administration would look into the challenges of inland water transportation in the country to ensure the matter of safety and operational standards are strictly adhered to.
He directed that Immediate relief and necessary assistance should also be provided to the survivors and families of victims.