Tech/June 4, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/121 views /TechTechnology Ten Die In Road Crash | Nigerian Newsshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancelScene of accident/File At least 10 people were killed in a crash between a bus and a truck in northern Senegal, authorities said Tuesday. According to reports, this happened at a time when many Muslim faithful are on the move as the holy month of Ramadan ends. Advertise With Us According to the local fire service chief, the accident happened around 20 kilometres (12 miles) outside Saint-Louis, the main city in northern Senegal near the Mauritanian border. ALSO READ Ramadan: Muslim Association Charges Believers To Maintain Best QualityIt left 10 dead and 17 injured, “five of them seriously”, fire chief Bobo Diallo told AFP. Medical sources in Saint-Louis suggested the toll could be higher, putting the number of dead at 11, including a two-year-old child. Local media said that the bus was carrying merchants who were travelling to Saint-Louis to stock up for the Eid al-Fitr festival, which follows the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. ALSO READ Mavin Serves Fans New Tune 'All Is In Order', Announces New Act Crayon (Video)The reports said the bus collided with a truck transporting onions. Some 90 per cent of Senegal’s population are Muslims, predominantly following moderate Sufi brotherhoods, and the West African country is often referred to as a bastion of tolerance and stability. Eid, which is called Korite in Senegal, was celebrated on Tuesday by some orders and will be marked later in the week by others. ALSO READ Transfer News: Lyon Star Mendy Passes Real Madrid MedicalThe country’s road networks see frequent accidents, particularly during religious festivals when large numbers of people are on the move. Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:TechTechnology share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous article“Zim now under State of Emergency”next articleDelta reverts to RTGS as USD circulation increasesRelated Posts455 shares Tech/June 18, 2019 /No Comment Transfer: Manchester United, Inter Agree €70m Fee For Striker440 shares Tech/June 18, 2019 /No Comment What Nigerians Expect From 9th NASS Leadership – Ndoma-EgbaEU To Nigeria: Don’t Take Your Democracy For Granted | Nigeria NewsPeter Obi Insists INEC Must Produce Server Used For 2019 ElectionsTragic! Magician Drowns Attempting Stunt (Video)Nigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Tuesday, June 18th, 2019Benue: BIPC Seeks Partnership With NIPC On Semi-Moribund IndustriesNigerians In Diaspora Commission Condemn Destruction Of Vehicles At London EmbassyNigeria vs France: Nigerians Throw Shots At Asisat Oshoala – Concise NewsLatest World Biafra Online News Update For Today, June 18 Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.