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Two die, 16 injured in Anambra road crash

Two person were confirmed dead and 16 others sustained varying degrees of injury when an 18-seater commuter bus crashed into an articulated vehicle in Anambra.

Church, hotel, shops razed as tanker explodes in Rivers

Fire has destroyed property worth billions of naira in Rivers State after a tanker loaded with petroleum product ran into a flower garden.

Two leaking fuel-laden tankers on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

The Education Officer of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Commander Bisi Kazeem, in a message, confirmed that this “has caused serious traffic on the stretch”.

Apapa congestion: Governor Ambode flags off expansion of Orile tanker terminal

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Sunday flagged off the expansion of the Orile Tanker Terminal truck, as part of solutions to the Apapa gridlock.
For over three hours, fire disrupted banking services at head office of Ecobank Nigeria Ltd. on Ahmadu Bello Way, Lagos, on Monday.

Fire disrupts services at Ecobank head office

For over three hours, fire disrupted banking services at head office of Ecobank Nigeria Ltd. on Ahmadu Bello Way, Lagos, on Monday.

Tanker driver docked over alleged theft of N5.5 million diesel

A Tanker driver Muritala Issa, who allegedely stole petroleum product worth N5,575.223million, was Wednesday arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court sitting in Ajegunle.
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Lagos government begins identification of Otedola Bridge tanker explosion victims

The Lagos state government says it has commenced the identification of the victims of a petrol tanker explosion that took place at Otedola Bridge, Berger, on Thursday.
A tanker laden with petrol has exploded on Otedola bridge axis of Berger along Lagos-Ibadan expressway.

Nine killed in Lagos tanker fire, 54 vehicles burnt

Nine persons died in the petrol tanker fire around Otedola Bridge on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway on Thursday after it caught fire and spread the inferno to the vehicles behind, the Federal Road Safety Corps said.

Bandits kidnap over 44 travellers in Kaduna

No fewer than 44 persons mainly travellers have been abducted along the Birnin-Gwari–Kaduna Highway.

Petrol tanker crushes baby that fell off moving keke in Bauchi

The Sector Head of Operations, Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Bauchi Sector Command, Deputy Corps Commander Paul Guar, who confirmed the incident on the telephone, said the accident occurred Saturday morning, adding: “The tanker was negotiating the roundabout, then the Keke wanted to overtake it from the right hand side at the roundabout.

FRSC records 79 deaths during 2018 Easter patrol

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) recorded a total of 79 deaths out of the 1,150 persons involved in road traffic crashes during the 2018 Easter celebration period.

Eight persons burnt to death in Ogun road crash

No fewer than eight persons were burnt to death, on Tuesday, when a petrol-laden tanker and a truck-ferrying container, collided at Onigari Village, close to the Foursquare Church, Camp, Ajebo area Ogun State along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

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House of Reps adjourn for third time in one week over faulty microphones

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