Osun Speaker, aides hospitalised after convoy accident

Some aides of the Speaker, Osun State House of Assembly, Mr. Timothy Owoeye, on Thursday, sustained injuries in a road accident involving his convoy which occurred along Osogbo/Ilesa expressway.

Sources said a vehicle heading towards Ilesa from Osogbo lost control and hit some vehicles in Owoeye’s convoy and badly damaged them.

Press Secretary to Owoeye, Mr. Kunle Alabi, who spoke to newsmen said the Speaker was not injured but had been taken to the hospital with those who sustained injuries for treatment.

Alabi said, “It is true that a vehicle heading to Ilesa collided with the speaker’s convoy leading to an accident, where four vehicles in the convoy were damaged.

“Many aides, including security operatives on the convoy sustained various degrees of injury.

“The Speaker is not injured but he is also at the hospital now, along with others for precautionary measures.”

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