Gulu Woman MP Survives Accident

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Speaking on phone this Thursday, Aol revealed that the accident occurred at about 6:30AM, a few kilometres to Nakasongola trading centre along the Gulu-Kampala highway.

The Gulu Woman Member of Parliament (MP) Betty Aol Ocan had a narrow escape on Wednesday after her car was involved in an accident on the Gulu-Kampala road.
 
Aol was travelling to Gulu to attend the Independence Day celebrations when her Land Cruiser Prado UAM 994J was involved in the accident.
 
Speaking on phone this Thursday, Aol revealed that the accident occurred at about 6:30AM,  a few kilometres to Nakasongola trading centre along the Gulu-Kampala highway.
 
The MP says her driver tried to avoid ramming into a lorry that had been left in the middle of the road and lost control of their vehicle.
 
However, Aol said they were not seriously hurt in the accident.
 
Aol said that after the accident Parliament sent a car to pick her up. The MP for Aruu County Samuel Odonga Otto later picked her up from home in Kampala and they travelled together to Gulu.