13 people have been burnt to death and six others injured in an accident involving a Toyota bus and a Hyundai SUV on Gaya-Wudil road in Kano State, Northwest Nigeria.
Newsbreak.ng reports that confirming the accident, FRSC Sector Commander in Kano, Zubairu Mato, said the bus with registration number: GML 102 TA, of Kano Line was coming from Gombe State when it collided with the jeep at about 8 pm on Sunday.
According to him, the cause of the accident was overspeeding and dangerous overtaking.
He, therefore, urged drivers to always ensure the use of the speed limit device and avoid dangerous overtaking.
In a piece of related news, a National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member, Jameelat Yusuf, has died in a motor accident in Nasarawa State.
According to reports, the Taraba State University graduate, who was serving in Abuja, died in the accident which occurred on Akwanga-Keffi road on Saturday, November 5, 2022.
Jameelat has since been buried according to Muslim burial rites in Akwanga Local Government Area )LGA) of Nasarawa on Monday, November 7, 2022.