Ifeanyi Ubah FC Bus in Accident, Two Players Unconscious, Others Injured

A bus conveying FC Ifeanyi Ubah players and officials to Ijebu Ode to honour the NPFL Match day 36 fixture with Sunshine Stars billed for Sunday, was involved in a road accident. Two of the players became unconscious while some others sustained varying degrees of injuries.

The bus involved in a head-on collision with a passenger bus along Ijebu-Ode road just before noon on Friday. A statement signed by the clubs Chairman, Mr. Chukwuma Ubah confirmed the incident.

The statement reads:
“We wish to confirm that FC Ifeanyi Ubah team bus conveying players and officials was involved in a car accident along Benin/Ore expressway while on our way to Ijebu Ode to honour the NPFL Matchday 36 fixture with Sunshine Stars billed for this Sunday, 3rd of September, 2017.

“Six of our players sustained a varying degree of injuries and two that are unconscious hitherto have regained consciousness and are receiving treatment presently at the closest medical facility near the site of the accident. We wish to express our felicitations for your concern, support, an outpour of emotions, deepest thoughts and prayers at this sad times.”