A COMMERCIAL bus driver on Wednesday escaped death after his vehicle plunged into Ulasi River at Okija Bridge in Anambra State.
Anaedoonline.com gathered that the driver struggled to gain control of the vehicle following brake failure before it plunged into the river.
Sector Public Education Officer, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Pascal Anigbo, confirmed the incident.
In another story, The Anambra state police command has rescued Ifeoma Blossom Obiora, the lady who threw many into panic after sharing suicidal posts on Facebook.
Ifeoma posts showed she was in so much pain. However, a women based NGO who made first contact with Ifeoma said she was married off at 15 and has been suffering emotional and physical abuse from her husband since they got married. Read the initial story here.
In an interview with LIB, the spokesperson of the state police command, Haruna Mohammed, said the police investigated and found out it was a marital issue and have since referred it to the state’s Ministry of Women Affairs.
Haruna said the husband, Obiora Onyebuchi, said he was jealous as his wife was always on the phone, chatting and making calls even at night while she was with him.
”We have investigated the matter. It is a civil matter and we have handed it over to the Ministry of Women Affairs. It is marital problem.