North East Coordinator of Global Pan-Africanism Network (GPAN) ,Nigeria Chapter Comr. Musa Ali Maishanu has frowned on the tanker drivers causing accident resulting into loss of lives and properties along Bypass/Biu high way.
Maishanu said ” unfortunately, over four years , masses with poor background have been dying due to the negligence of Gombe State Government, Akko Local Government and Federal Government of Nigeria along Bye Pass/Biu High Way” .
He made this called on Monday while speaking to correspondent in Gombe.
He attributed the frequent accident along the high way to the Federal,State and local government areas negligence hence the need for taking measures against erring drivers along with high way .
” Unpleasantly, due to Gombe State Government, Akko Local Government and Federal Government of Nigeria inabilities to address the problem of reckless driving and intentional killings caused by Tanker Drivers leading to injuries, wounds, victimizations and deaths”.
Citing example with an incident that occurred last week, he said ” In fact, even last week the ugly situation repeat itself along Byepass/Biu High Way resulting to many deaths.
” Since, the so-called governments and its apparatuses has failed to addressed the menace or has failed to provide a safer and lovable High Way along ByePass/Biu for its Citizens.
Then, there is the need to call the attentions of the Human Right Activists, Civil Liberty Activists and Pan-Africanists in order to wake up from sleeping on duty that people are dying along Byepass/Biu High Way due to the i don’t care attitude of the Government and its Security Apparatuses” he added.