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FG Mulls Harmonization of Identity Cards

Minister of Interior, Hon. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo says talks will soon begin among all relevant stakeholders in the national identity system to work out modalities on how to harmonise all the various identity systems for seamless and efficient service delivery in the country. He said the discussion would involve all the relevant stakeholders concerned, ranging from […]Continue Reading
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Truck kills Siblings, Motorcyclist

By Amos Ogunrinde Two Students of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti, FUOYE and one commercial motorcyclist were feared dead  along Ilupeju Itapa Ekiti road in Oye Local Government Area of Ekiti State. One of the lecturers who pleaded anonymity confirmed the incident to Radio Nigeria in Ado Ekiti. According to the Lecturer, the victims were […]Continue Reading

Two Feared Dead in Car Crash

By Olusegun Folarin Two people have been feared dead while one person sustained serious injury in fatal crash that occured on Abeokuta-Lagos road around otta toll-gate The accident which occurred at about eleven minutes past five this morning involved a Volvo Trailer marked T-14223LA, a Volkswagen with registration number KRD132XX and two motorcycles marked Continue Reading

FRSC to Prosecute Trucks Conveying Passengers

The Federal Road Safety Corps has said it will start impounding haulage trucks conveying passengers. The Sector Commander in Kaduna State, Mr Zubairu Mato, said this on Thursday in Kaduna at a stakeholders engagement on rising fatalities involving haulage trucks carrying passengers. The theme of the event was “Reducing Road Traffic Crashes Through Stakeholders Engagement”. Continue Reading

Mother, Children Narrowly Escape Death

By Ololade Afonja A woman and her children narrowly escaped death Monday morning in a lone accident along Dugbe-Jericho axis. Radio Nigeria correspondent reports that the accident occurred at about half past seven o’clock. A witness, Mr Banjo Thompson explained that a Mercedes car was racing recklessly on the route and in a bid to […]Continue Reading

Osun FRSC Gets New Sector Commander

By Mojisola Oladele The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has appointed Corps Commander Henry Benamaisia as the New Sector Commander of Osun State Command to replace Commander John Paul Okpe.  The Sector Public Education Officer, Route Commander Agnes Ogungbemi stated this in a statement made available to newsmen.  The Statement indicates that Commander Continue Reading

Photo Speak: Avoidable Danger

Quite often road accidents are avoidable if drivers will do the needful: avoid speeding and flouting traffic regulations, which include overloading vehicles. A typical example is the one below: FRSC, be on the watch for these reckless drivers. Rotimi Famakin Subscribe to our Telegram and YouTube Channels also join our Whatsapp Update GroupContinue Reading

One Dies, Eight Injured in Road Crash

One person died and eight others were injured in an accident that occurred at Ukpo Junction, along the Onitsha-Nteje-Awka Expressway. The road crash involving two vehicles, a commercial Toyota/Hiace bus with Registration number JRV 616 XA and another commercial Toyota/Hiace bus with registration number JJJ 179 XS, occurred late on Wednesday. The vehicles were carrying […]Continue Reading