Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Lagos to pay medical bills of Ikorodu accident victims

Lagos State Government has promised to take full responsibility of the medical bills of victims of the motor accident involving a Dangote truck and a passenger (BRT) bus which occurred yesterday at Asolo along Lagos Ikorodu Road.

A Dangote truck had rammed into a BRT, killing three people with many others injured.

State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi who visited the victims of the accident at the General Hospital, Ikorodu expressed deep sympathy to the victims and assured them of quality and adequate care at the facility.

“On behalf of the Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu who is currently out of the country, I express my sympathy to the victims of this unfortunate incidence and I assured you that the government has taken full responsibility to ensure that all victims get adequate health care free of charge and I asure you that the government will not relent in ensuring that lagosians get quality health care. I also use this opportunity to condone with the family members of the diseased,” he said.

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