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March 8, 2024

Photos: MC Oluomo’s aide dies in Third Mainland Bridge accident 

Photos: MC Oluomo’s aide dies in Third Mainland Bridge accident 

Akintoye Benson, an aide to the chairman of the Lagos Chapter of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, Musiliu Akinsanya, popularly known as MC Oluomo, has been killed in a  fatal motor accident on the Third Mainland Bridge.

A friend of the deceased, Ogunseye Vincent, confirmed the incident in a statement on Facebook.

According to a viral video, Benson’s lifeless body was seen in a wrecked vehicle after the  auto crash happened on Thursday night.

Vincent described the late Benson as a vibrant man with high hopes and vision.

He said, “The news of your passing came to me as a rude shock. You were a vibrant man with high hopes and vision.

“Though the memory we shared remains forever, I take solace in the trust that Olodumare will grant your soul a peaceful rest. Sail well to eternity, Comrade Akintoye Benson (Baba Ogun),” he added.

Benson was the chairman of the Tricycle Owners and Operators Association of Nigeria (TOOAN) Zone H, until his death.