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Mother of the Lady who died in Lagos after a 20-feet container fell on the bus she was in speaks, reveals how she waited till 2am for her daughter to come back from work – Watch Video


The identity of one of the two commuters who died on Sunday, July 26, when a 20-feet container fell on a commercial bus in Ojota, Lagos, crushing them has been revealed.

The victim was identified as Chidinma Ajoku, aka Deedee, a staff of Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN.

The deceased was on her way home from work with a male colleague when tragedy struck.

According to her mother, the bus Chidinma was in had stopped to either drop or pick passengers when a speeding trailer carrying a 20-feet container fell and the container landed on the bus.

The visibly distraught mother said she’d waited for her daughter’s return all night but was informed the following day that there was an accident and the casualties had been taken to the hospital,.

On getting to the hospital, she was referred to the morgue where she saw her daughter’s body.

Watch the bereaved mother speaking below ;