The APC Gubernatorial aspirant in Kogi-state, AbdulAziz Omeiza Aliyu and his younger brother, Salmanu Adeiza Aliyu have lost their lives in a fatal motor accident which occurred at Jere town along the Kaduna – Abuja federal highway on the 14th of march.
A spokesman for the APC candidate, Abubakar Aliyu who stated that the 36 year old politician was on his way from Abuja returning from Kogi in the company of his younger brother when a highered vehicle they were traveling in got involved in the accident. The accident claimed the lives of all the occupants of the vehicle.
According to the family spokesman
“Omeiza spoke with his father around 1.30pm Saturday few minutes into the ill fated journey and barely half an hour, we received the shocking and sad news of his demise from a samaritans from the scene of the accident. From the report we received none of passengers on the ill fated Sharon car survived and they have been given mass burial at location at Jere town”.
Speaking on his children’s death, Alhaji Momohjimoh Aliyu said he has taken the incident as an act of God ” I have accepted it as an act of God. They are from God and they have returned to Him at appointed time and on our part we have accepted it as an act of God” he said.