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20 Killed in Nigeria Minibus Accident

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Nigeria Accident
At least 20 people have been killed in a road accident in the West African country of Nigeria. Among the dead were children. The bomber struck shortly afternoon in front of a car packed with minibus. This information was given by the news agency in a report on Wednesday, April 20th.

Nigeria's road safety agency said on Tuesday, April 19th that a minibus caught fire after a passenger minibus collided with a car on a highway in the northern West African country. 20 people were killed in the fire. Among the dead were children.

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Command in Nigeria's Bauchi State said in a statement, "The accident happened due to speeding. Twenty people were killed in the accident and burnt to ashes. Another driver was injured.

Many roads in this most populous country in Africa are not well maintained. As a result, accidents on these roads, which are full of potholes, are very common and cause innumerable deaths every year.

 
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