A former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, who is currently the Minority Leader of the Senate, Senator Godswill Akpabio, was involved in a road accident in the early hours of Monday on his way to the Airport to catch an international flight.
It was learnt that Godswill Akpabio, has been admitted at the National Hospital Abuja after being involved in a motor accident this morning. His siren-blaring convoy was said to have crashed into......
other vehicles, with the former governor sustaining injury. The extent of his injury was not disclosed by the doctors at the National Hospital, who claimed that it was the family that had the right to do so.
But Governor Udom Emmanuel has visited his predecessor at the National Trauma Center of the National Hospital
According to source, an officer of the Federal Roads Safety Commission, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, explained that the occupants of the vehicles in the convoy of the other vehicle and Akpabio’s driver did not sustain any injury but that the senator suffered some injuries in the chest region.
The FRSC officer, who was at the scene of the accident which occurred around 7:25am near the Bolingo Hotel, along the Abuja Airport Road, in the Central Business District Area of the FCT, stated that Akpabio was immediately rushed to the National Hospital for an intensive care.
One of the senator’s aide sighted at the National Hospital on Monday revealed that Akpabio was traveling outside the country to visit his wife and children when the unfortunate incident happened.
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