FRSC Senior Official Says the Devil Has Taken Over Bauchi Roads

FRSC Senior Official Says the Devil Has Taken Over Bauchi Roads

  • No fewer than 35 people were killed in various auto accidents across Bauchi state in the month of November
  • A senior official of the Federal Roads Safety Corps in the state says he suspected the accidents have a spiritual undertone
  • Yusuf Abdullahi, the sector commander of the corps in the northeast state says the devil has taken over

Bauchi - The sector commander of the Federal Roads Safety Corps (FRSC) in Bauchi, Yusuf Abdullahi, has lamented that the high rate of road accidents in the state within the month of November.

He said within the past month, no fewer than 35 people were killed in various auto accidents across the state.

FRSC vehicles
FRSC authorities in Bauchi seem to think the frequent accidents in the state in recent times have a spiritual undertone. Photo credit: FRSC
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The visibly worried sector commander went on to declare that:

“The devil has taken over Bauchi roads in recent times.” 

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“The situation is so terrible, in the month of November; it was a case of one death per day because we had no fewer than 35 deaths from accidents across the state. This is worrisome and disturbing, something has to be done quickly.”

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