According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Four diplomatic corps officers from the Ethiopian Embassy were involved in an accident on Independence Avenue in the Central Business District in Abuja today. The accident which occurred at about 2pm left the occupants of the diplomatic hilux vehicle badly injured.
According to an eyewitness who pleaded for anonymity, the vehicle hit a billboard and somersaulted when the driver could not control the vehicle.
“I saw the vehicle and heard the noise when the driver was trying to apply the brake but he failed to control the vehicle. “I think the driver slept off or lost control and collided with a billboard, pulling it down and making the vehicle to somersault.