The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has described as regrettable the accident involving a train and a BRT bus in Ikeja, Lagos.
The speaker, who said the accident was avoidable, expressed grief that innocent lives of people going about their legitimate business were lost during the incident.
He sent his condolences to the families of the victims, the people and Government of Lagos State over the incident.
He prayed for the repose of the souls of those that lost their lives and quick recovery for the injured.
Lanre Lasisi, Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the Speaker, House of Representatives, Federal Republic of Nigeria.