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Five burnt to death in Lagos-Ibadan highway bus explosion

At least five passengers died on Friday after a commercial bus they were travelling in crashed into a median and went up in flames at Onigari, a border town between Ogun and Oyo states on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

FRSC: Six die in Anambra accident

The Federal Road Safety Corps on Monday confirmed that six persons died in an accident involving a truck and three other vehicles along Amawbia-Agulu road in Awka.

FRSC arrests 1,396 over 1, 484 offences in Enugu

The Federal Road Safety Corps has arrested 1,396 traffic offenders and recorded 1,484 offences in Enugu State this 2019, an official said on Thursday.

Road crash claims one on Lagos-Ibadan highway

The Ogun State Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says one person lost his life in a road crash at Danco, near Sagamu, on the Lagos-Ibadan highway.

Accident kills 1 along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

The Ogun State Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) said on Thursday that one person died in an accident involving two vehicles at Mowe on the Lagos-Ibadan highway.

Sallah holidays: Avoid night journeys – FRSC tells commuters

The Lagos Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Saturday cautioned commuters and motorists against late night travels and driving against traffic.

Road accidents kill 80 in second quarter in Ogun

The Ogun Command of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) on Thursday said that 80 persons died in road accidents in the state during the second quarter of 2019.

Two workers dead, one injured in quarry accident

Two middle-aged men working at a quarry site in Ibadan, Oyo State, lost their lives yesterday when the excavation suddenly caved in on the workers at Ologuneru, on Eleyele-Eruwa road.

One killed, 8 injured in Ilorin auto crash

A middle-aged man reportedly lost his life, while eight others were severely injured in an auto crash involving two 18-seater buses along the newly-commissioned Geri Alimi underpass dual carriage road in the Ilorin metropolis, yesterday.

FRSC, NUJ partner to battle road crashes in Anambra

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Anambra State Command has expressed its readiness to partner the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) in the state for effective traffic management and control.
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Governor Fayemi: How to surmount security challenges

Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has stressed the need for a collaborative approach by citizens to tackle security challenges.

Accident kills eight people on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

No fewer than eight persons died while 12 others sustained injuries on Wednesday in a multiple accident involving seven vehicles around Danco filling station on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway.

FRSC cautions school proprietors against hiring unqualified drivers

Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has warned proprietors of private and public schools against engaging the services of unqualified drivers.

FRSC: 11 children die in road crashes in Ogun

Mr Clement Oladele, the Ogun Sector Commander of Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), said on Monday that 11 children had so far died in different road crashes in the state in 2019.
This picture taken on Tuesday, July 17, shows trucks completely blocking a section of the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway at Second Rainbow inward Mile 2, and commercial buses driving against traffic.

Apapa gridlock: LASTMA, FRSC begin ‘Operation Totality Enforcement’

The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) is to begin ‘’Operation Totality Enforcement’’ to ensure timely implementation of President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive that trucks parking on Apapa roads should vacate with 72 hours.
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Monday said that it would clamp down on motorists with either fake or expired driver’s licence

FRSC advises applicants to collect their driver’s licences at nearest centre

Oladele said the advice had become necessary as the number of unclaimed driver’s licences had hit 11,423, and increasing due to the non-challant attitude of applicants in Ogun.

FRSC seeks legislation to support road safety activities

Mr Uchechukwu Wihioka, Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Kwara Command, has called for good legislation that will support road safety activities.
The Jigawa Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) is to depoy 285 of its staff to ensure free flow of traffic and carry out rescue operations in the state during the Eid-El-Kabir break.

FRSC deploys newly promoted senior officers

Following the recently concluded promotion exercise conducted by the Federal Road Safety Commission where 36 senior officers were promoted to their next rank, the Corps Marshal, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, has approved the posting of the newly promoted officers and others to different formations of the Corps across the country.

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Ogun may establish two additional universities

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Kogi Speaker receives defectors into APC

The Speaker of Kogi State House Assembly, Hon. Mathew Kolawole, has formally received some members of the opposition parties who recently defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

‘Yahoo boy’ runs mad, strips self naked in Ekiti

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Bandits release 30 more captives in Zamfara

The peace efforts initiated by the Zamfara government have continued to yield more fruits with 30 additional captives released by bandits on Sunday, after eight months in captivity.