Man loses wife, three children in auto-accident


Tarvershima Jebe, a Benue State indigene, on Sunday lost three members of his family including his wife and three children in a ghastly auto-accident which happened at Unguwan Ciyawa in Eggon Local Government Area of Nasarawa state.

The vehicle was on its way to Makurdi from Abuja, Daily Trust reports.

His deceased children include a son and two daughters

They are among the 13 people reported to have died in the accident involving a vehicle owned by the Benue state transport company in which the deceased were travelling in.

A close relative of the family told our correspondent in Makurdi that the grief for the man in the eye of the storm was indescribable because he had nothing more left.

The relative said the man lost everything – his wife and all his children, adding that the deceased would be buried on Wednesday.