The Office of the Department of Public Prosecution, DPP, is to file charge against Oluwaseun Osinbajo, the driver of the ill-fated Bus Rapid Transit, BRT, bus that collided with train on March 9, 2023 in PWD, Ikeja, Lagos.
But his arraignment before the Lagos State High Court will have to wait until he is fully fit to stand trial, having sustained serious injuries during the accident.
This is according to the statement from the Lagos State, Director of Public Affairs.
According to the statement, a prima facie case of manslaughter and grievous body harm were disclosed against the driver of the staff bus.
He is to be charged with six counts of manslaughter and 10-counts of grievous body harm.
The incident involved Lagos State Government, LASG, staff heading to work in the staff bus and passengers of the train resulted in six deaths with about 96 others with various degrees of injuries.