Former Nigeria President, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has confirmed the death of two police aides among the victims of Wednesday evening road accident involving his convoy in Abuja.
Goodluck Ebele Jonathan in a condolence message signed by his media aide, Ikechukwu Eze said the deceased, Inspectors Ibrahim Abazi and Yakubu Toma, were fine officers who were dedicated to their duties and service to the nation.
The former President who described the incident as painful and heart-rending stated that the sudden death of the two security details has thrown him into deep mourning.
Two other officers sustained injuries in the accident which involved a car conveying the security men. They were rushed to a hospital in Abuja where they are responding to treatment.
The office of the former President has offered condolences to the families of the bereaved and the Police High Command.