A Policeman in the convoy of Nsima Ekene, Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), was killed in a road mishap along the Calabar-Itu road.
Toye Abosede, Director, corporate affairs of NDDC who broke the news in a press statement said the incident occurred when a trailer ran into the pilot vehicle carrying policemen attached to the NDDC Managing Director who was on his way to Calabar to receive the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday, June first.
“The victims were immediately conveyed to a nearby hospital where they are receiving urgent medical attention for injuries. Unfortunately, one of the policemen could not be saved,” said Abosede.
Members of the entourage in other vehicles were unhurt in the unfortunate incident.