The Governor’s SUV had a burst tyre at about 3pm, causing it to somersault three times.
Arrangement was being made to take the kogi governor to Abuja for a referral examination.
Many people on the entourage were also seriously injured but the ADC to the kogi governor was worse hit.
Report reaching us says Kogi State Governor, Captain Idris Wada, was on Friday involved in a serious car crash along Lokoja-Ajaokuta Expressway while returning from an official assignment.
One of the Governor’s aides reportedly died on the spot, while Wada is said to be in critical condition.
The governor was initially rushed to the Emergency Ward of the Kogi State Specialist Hospital in Lokoja after the accident.