The Governor of Abia State, Okezie Victor Ikpeazu, has approved the extension of the hours of operation of Tricycle Operators, popularly known as Keke to 9pm every day in Aba and Umuahia. This extension takes immediate effect. Tricycle Operators under the aegis of the Abia State Amalgamated Tricycle […]
…Laud Sanwo-Olu Over Free Access At Toll Plazas A cross section of Lagos residents and motorists on Friday commended the State Government for proposing a “touch and go” electronic payment system that will allow motorists pass quickly at the toll plaza of Lekki-Ikoyi Link bridge. The State Governor, […]
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has declared tomorrow, a toll-free day for motorists plying the ever busy Lekki and Admiralty Toll Plaza, in Lekki and Ikoyi Areas of the state. Sanwo-Olu’s gesture was to ease the perennial gridlock and flood that have characterized the areas in recent times. […]
It was excitement galore at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) yesterday as the institution’s Engineering Faculty successfully unveiled its first five-seater electric car. Christened Lion Ozumba 551, the car, made with 80 percent locally-sourced materials, could undertake a 30-kilometer distance when fully charged. Vice Chancellor of the […]
Aviation unions and other stakeholders have faulted the recruitment criteria used by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), alleging that it was skewed in favour of a section of the country, instead of reflecting the federal character. The recruitment was aimed at closing the gap in FAAN’s […]
At least 19 people were confirmed dead and seven others injured in a ghastly auto crash on Sunday, that occurred at Dinyar Madiga in Takai Local government area in Kano state. The National Union of Road Transport Workers,(NURTW), chairman in the area Malam Datti Musa Shawu confirmed the development to newsmen. An eyewitness at the scene of the accident said that 21 persons died instantly, while six vehicles were involved. He added that two of vehicles were said to have got burnt. A statement by the Kano state sector commander, corps commander Zubairu Matoto reporters, explained:, “19 died in an Auto crash that occurred yesterday at Dinyar madiga village, few kilometres from Takai town of Kano State. Read Also; Woman stabs brother to death in Kano “The incident occurred at about 1810hrs and 4 vehicles were involved; a bus belonging to Kano line mass transit, a Sharon car, Golf and a Honda Civic car. “A total of 19 people died ( 14 male adults, 3 female adults and 2 male children) and 7 were injured. “The Corpses and injured were conveyed to Takai General hospital by FRSC rescue team from wudil unit Command. “The probable cause of the crash was as a result of over speeding and dodging of potholes.
At least 19 people were confirmed dead and seven others injured in a ghastly auto crash on Sunday, that occurred at Dinyar Madiga in Takai Local government area in Kano state. The National Union of Road Transport Workers,(NURTW), chairman in the area Malam Datti Musa Shawu confirmed the […]
The Ogun Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Saturday said that four persons sustained various degrees of injury when a tanker overturned at Ogere on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. Mr. Clement Oladele, the Ogun Sector Commandant of FRSC, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ota, […]