The flag-off of Comrade Abba Moro, the Senatorial candidate of the
People's Democratic Party (PDP) in Benue South Senatorial locale, has been dropped uncertainly.
It was dropped on account of the mishap including different vehicles that asserted numerous lives while in transit to the flag-off scene.
PDP stakeholders and party faithful were heading to Obagaji, the headquarters of Agatu local government area for the flag-off campaign for Benue South candidates of the party in the 2019 general elections.
The party has consequently cancelled the proposed mega rally, which was also billed for the defection ceremony of over 2,000 members of the opposition parties.
According to eye-witness account, an on-coming motorcycle rammned into the PDP convoy around Ojinebe village in Adoka, Otukpo local government area, causing another on-coming Toyota Sienna to loose control with head-on collision with an 18-seater bus and a Volkswagen.
"The Sienna, in an attempt to dodge the bike lose control and faced the 18-seater bus, thereby causing accident for the golf coming behind", the source said.
Amongst the corpses deposited at the mortuary, 7 of them are members of PDP from Oju local government area, while 5 were occupants of the Sienna bus from Iga Okpaya, who were said to be heading for a burial.