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Two die in Kano road accident

Two people died on Tuesday evening while four others sustained injuries when two vehicles collided on Kano-Gwarzo road, an official of Kano State Fire Service said on Wednesday.

Official: Anambra records 44 fires in 5 months

No fewer than 44 fires were recorded in Anambra between December 2017 and April 2018, the State Director of Fire Services, Mr Martin Agbili, said on Wednesday in Akwa.

Smart City: Lagos government to deploy 10,000 CCTV cameras

The Lagos State Government on Friday said arrangements are in top gear to deploy additional 10,000 High Definition (HD) CCTV cameras across the State as part of the comprehensive Smart City Programme designed to provide a 24-hour driven economy.

Police arrest five suspected pipeline vandals in Lagos

Police in Lagos has arrested five suspected NNPC pipelines vandals at Ekoro area of Abule-Egba, a suburb of Lagos.

Multiple auto crash claims four, injures 19 in Kano

Four people have been confirmed dead and 19 others sustained various degrees of injuries in a multiple vehicle accident on Bauchi Road by Dogon Danmarke in Wudil Local Government Area of Kano State

Six suspected pipeline vandals arrested in Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command says it has arrested six men in connection with pipeline vandalism at Fagbile Estate, Isheri-Ijegun, a Lagos suburb.

FRSC: Human factor responsible for 85 percent of road accidents

Road users, bad attitude coupled with low level of safety education and awareness has been blamed for many road accidents across the country.

Kano fire service receives 130 distress calls in two weeks

Kano State Fire Service on Wednesday said it received 130 distress calls from parts of the state in the last two weeks.

NSCDC to embark on yearly promotion to clear backlog

The Commandant-General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), Abdullahi Gana, said on Friday that the corps would embark on yearly promotion to clear all backlog of promotions pending within the organisation.

Fire razes 22 shops in Kano

An early morning fire outbreak on Wednesday destroyed at least, 22 shops at Yankatako market in Rijiyar Lemo in Kano.

N2.5bn goods destroyed as fire razes Enugu timber market

Goods worth more than N2.5 billion as well as shops and other valuables were destroyed as late night fire gutted a section of Timber market, Kenyatta Enugu state.

N2 billion worth of goods destroyed in Enugu timber market inferno

An inferno has razed down parts of popular Timber market, Kenyatta, Enugu state, destroying goods, shops and machines worth more than N2 billion.

Fire Service: Lagos recorded 1,273 fire calls in 2017

Rasak Fadipe, the Director, Lagos State Fire Service, on Saturday said that the state recorded 1, 273 fire calls in 2017.

Governor Ambode reiterates commitment to repositioning fire service

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Tuesday reiterated his administration’s commitment to repositioning the Department of Fire Service to meet global standards of fire prevention.

Kano Fire Service saves 158 lives, N809m worth of goods in January

The Kano State Fire Service said on Monday that it saved 158 lives and goods worth N809 million from the 93 fire outbreaks in the state in January.

Sokoto records 11 deaths in 533 fire incidents

The Sokoto State Fire Service said on Thursday that it recorded 11 deaths and saved 77 lives in 533 fire incidents it responded to in the state in 2017.

My govt won’t tolerate barbaric acts – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to Nigerians to refrain from attacks and wanton killing of people, noting that his administration would not tolerate these barbaric acts.

Petrol tanker explodes near Anambra market

An articulated tanker laden with 33,000 liters of petrol crashed into Nkwo Ogidi market, Idemili North LGA, bursting into flames and razing down about 17 shops with goods worth millions of naira.

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