Vice-President’s advance security team involved in deadly accident
An advance team of the convoy of Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia was in involved in a deadly accident at Kablipe, near Buipe.
The driver of the vehicle reportedly died.
Others are reportedly in critical condition in the hospital.
The team was on its way to Tamale.
According to preliminary reports, the vehicle in which the advance team were travelling veered off the main road that links Buipe to Tamale and ran into some wood lots.
The driver, reportedly died on the spot.
The survivors were taken to the Tamale Teaching Hospital, where they are receiving treatment.
Vice-President at Navrongo attending Kofi Addai’s funeral
The spokesperson of the Vice Presiden, Dr. Gideon Boako explained that it was not the Vice-President’s convoy that was involved in the accident.
“A vehicle in the advance team of security that usually go ahead of the Vice President unfortunately got involved in an accident on their way to Tamale some three days ago,” Dr Boako said.
He said Vice President Bawumia was in Navrongo Saturday morning leading a government delegation to mourn with the family and friends of the late Joseph Kofi Adda, former MP for Navrongo Central and Minister for Aviation.