The Advance Team of the Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon. Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin has involved in a fatal accident.
Giving an account on what actually happened, the Director of Public Affairs, at the Parliament of Ghana Kate Addo said, the Office of Parliament regrets to inform the general public that an advance team of the Rt. Hon Speaker was involved in an accident when the advance team was on its way to Wa in the Upper West Region.
According to the press statement as intercepted by Coverghana.com.gh, the accident occurred when the first dispatch rider was hit by a speeding vehicle
from behind. He unfortunately lost his life.
She noted with sadness that, Parliament is distraught by the news of his death. “While mourning the loss of our dispatch rider, Parliament sends its deepest condolences to the family.”
Meanwhile, the Rt. Hon. Speaker, who is at work at the Parliament House in Accra, is deeply saddened by the incident.
The Director of Public Affairs assured the public that, further information will be provided as soon as possible.