16 Mar 2015
APC ’ s Kogi State ’ s Governor Aspirant Dies In Car Crash.
The All Progressive Congress’s gubernatorial
candidate in Kogi state, AbdulAziz Omeiza
Aliyu, has died in a car accident.
A family spokesman, Abubakar Aliyu said the
36 year old politician was returning from
Abuja to Kogi with his younger brother when
the chattered vehicle they were riding in got
involved in the accident. All occupants in the
According to Aliyu:
“Omeiza spoke with his father around 1.30pm
Saturday few minutes into the ill fated
journey and barely half an hour, we received
the shocking and sad news of his demise
from Samaritans at the scene of the
accident. From the report we received none
of passengers on the ill fated Sharon car
survived and they have been given mass
burial at location at Jere town”.
Speaking on his children’s death, Alhaji
Momoh Jimoh Aliyu said he has taken the
incident as an act of God.
“I have accepted it as an act of God. They
are from God and they have returned to Him
at appointed time and on our part we have
accepted it as an act of God,” he said.