A furious mob burned down a truck at Saki, a town in Oyo State after the driver allegedly killed a boy.
As gathered by EKO HOT BLOG the truck that was transporting cattle was set on fire for the alleged murder of a boy in the city on Monday.
It originates from sources that the the incident took place at the Challenge junction in Saki on Monday night.
The victim, identified as Ayuba Raji, was reported to have been run over by the truck.
Saki Town Development spokesperson, Adekunle Lawal, confirmed this incident, urged contractors who handle Saki’s dual lane to do something about the highway.
“Yesterday, Monday, January 11, 2021, around 10 o’clock, an accident occurred at the CHALLENGE junction who took the life of a boy named Ayuba Raji, a younger brother of the famous Yoruba anchor and musician Monsurat Raji.. This young lad was driving a Boxer bike and was hit by a truck hauling cows away from Saki.
“Angry crowds set fire to the truck before SAKIFIRST came into contact with the police to avoid further damage. Speeding and reckless driving are what we know cattle carriers will do.
“The time has come for us to lead the FRSC in rules of conduct training. a milestone we reached last year before the COVID-19 hoist stopped us.
“Our hearts go out to the family of the dead., Contractors must also take urgent action.. It’s the second accident in only three months.”