Breaking: Okada rider leading Mahama’s convoy crashes into coma
An Okada rider leading former President John Dramani Mahama has been involved in a fatal crash.
According to a Daily Guide report, the individual was part of a group of Okada riders who were organized by Regional Executives of the National Democratic Congress to lead the convoy of the former President who has promised to legalise the use of motorbikes for commercial purposes if elected back to power.
An eyewitness account has it that one of the Okada riders, a staunch NDC supporter popularly called Bentoa, was riding at top speed with several other bikes exhibiting their skills amidst honking.
Having lost control of the motorbike, Bentoa and his pillion rider who was identified as Nuhu fell off the motorbike and sustained serious injuries.
Bentoa was said to have suffered a deep cut on his forehead with blood all over his body and went into coma whilst his friend Nuhu could also not walk.
The two were then rushed to the Techiman Holy Family Hospital in a taxi by some of their own colleague Okada riders.