Sallah: Motor Accident Claims 10 Lives In Zamfara
Zamfara Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle/Twitter

An accident involving a commercial Sharon Volkswagen and a truck has claimed ten lives, close to Gusau, the Zamfara State capital.

The accident was said to have taken place on Saturday with the casualties hailing from Moriki in Shinkafi local government of the State.

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Concise News gathered that they were going home from Abuja for Sallah celebration when the accident took place.

Some eyewitnesses revealed that the incident was caused by overspeeding.

The Zamfara Governor Bello Matawalle who visited the scene of the incident expressed sympathy with the families of those affected.

Matawalle assured that his government will provide assistance to the families of the deceased.