The Edo State All Progressives Congress (APC), on Tuesday called off its election rally at Usen, following reports that a trailer ran into the travelling campaign entourage of top chieftains of the APC including Adams Oshiomhole.
The accident which reportedly happened around Benin Bye-Pass, Benin City, Edo State claimed the lives of two policemen
According to a statement signed by the Chairman of the APC Media Campaign Council, Mr. John Mayaki, the campaign team said it was suspending the scheduled event, to honour the dead.
On behalf Pastor Ize-Iyamu and the APC, Mayaki condoled with the families of the victims, saying they were not alone in their grief.
He further pledged that the campaign team would reach out to the families of the policemen involved in the fatal crash and called on the public to pray for the soul of dead, and against the recurrence of such tragedies.