Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal has condoled the families of the victims of an automobile accident that occured along Sokoto-Gusau road.

The accident claimed five lives while three have been hospitalized. The remaining two, who were also injured are receiving medical attention at home.

Gov. Tambuwal along with some members of his cabinet and senior government officials were at the home of the families of the deceased at the Dan Fili area of Sokoto metropolis where he prayed to Allah to grant those who lost their lives Aljannatul Firdaus.

He also prayer to God to give the families the fortitude to bear the huge loss.