PDP Chairman’s Driver, Tejiri dies in fatal motor accident in Delta


Reports reaching DAILY POST has it that the driver to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chairman in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State ,Tejiri Prince Uvwo alias Gbogbo today died in a ghastly motor accident along the Asaba Expressway in Delta State.

It was learnt that Tejiri who drove on the official Nissan Central car of his boss was on a high speed from Asaba and suddenly had brake failure.

In his bid to manage the situation, he lost control of the vehicle which veered off the road and rammed into a trailer parked at the corner.

The incident shattered the vehicle and Tejiri sustained serious injuries which resulted to his instant death.

Uvwie PDP Chairman, Hon. Kelly Utuedor confirmed the report in a chat with Our Delta State Correspondent.

He said,”Yes, he had accident. He was coming from Asaba alone.

Contacted, the Delta State Acting Police Public Relations Officer,DSP Andrew Aniamaka said,”The Command is not aware of any accident. Nothing of such has been reported to us but we’ll find out and get back to you.”

DAILY POST can report that the incident has thrown officials and Staff of the Uvwie Council into mourning.

Tejiri is survived by a wife, two children,his immediate sister, Philomena and family relatives.


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