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FRSC announces restriction of movement for trailers, tankers into Lagos

The Federal Road Safety Corps has announced that there will be restriction of movement for trailers, tankers and other articulated vehicles into Lagos State on February 1, 2, 8 and 9, 2019.

Two tanker drivers docked for allegedly stealing N1.2 million aviation fuel

Two tanker drivers, who allegedly stole two tankers of aviation fuel worth N1.2 million, were on Wednesday brought before a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.
National Assembly

National Assembly directs police to evacuate heavy duty vehicles on Lagos bridges

The House of Representatives has directed the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, and other security agencies to remove heavy duty vehicles from bridges in Lagos State to save them from collapsing.

Shippers Council: $134 million Ibadan Inland Dry Port project begins soon

Mr Hassan Bello, Executive Secretary, Nigeria Shippers’ Council (NSC), has said that the construction of $134million new Ibadan Inland Dry Port (IDP) would commence soon.

Apapa gridlock: LASTMA deploys 7 patrol vehicles, 60 special squads

The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has deployed seven patrol vehicles and 60 special operatives to tackle the gridlock in Apapa, Lagos.

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”.

Now is the time

Who can blame them? There is little to convince anyone that Nigeria values life. If it is not communal clashes, it is tankers and trailers. If it is not malaria, it is cholera, or some other disease long forgotten in much of the world. If it is not armed robbers, it is SARS. It is sometimes difficult to tell the difference between the two.

FRSC: Trucks to be barred from Lagos bridges

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said that efforts are being made to place bars on some Lagos bridges to prevent indiscriminate parking of tankers and articulated vehicles.
Lagos State House of Assembly

Tanker hazard: Lagos assembly mulls review of traffic law

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday said it would review the Lagos State Traffic Law, following the June 28 tanker explosion which claimed lives in the state.

Traders lose N150 million to inferno in Ekiti

Some traders operating within the premises of Oja Oba market in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State capital, have lost property worth about N150 million to fire.

FRSC counsels tanker owners on vehicle maintenance

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has advised tanker owners to ensure proper maintenance of their vehicles before embarking on any trip.

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The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered vehicular restriction from 6am – 6pm tomorrow 16 February during the election.

IGP Adamu directs streamlining of activities at Nigerian ports

The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered a speedy and comprehensive streamlining of the operations of the Nigerian Police force in and around ports terminals in order to reduce unwholesome delays and inefficiency experienced at Nigerian ports, especially the Apapa ports.

Cancer, major cause of deaths, morbidity in Ibadan – UCH chief

Prof. Jesse Otegbayo, the Chief Medical Director of the University College Hospital, Ibadan, says cancer remains one of the three major causes of morbidity and deaths in the hospital in the last three years.

LASEMA: No one trapped in collapsed Lagos building

The Lagos State Management Agency (LASEMA) has said that no one was trapped in the rubbles of the two-storey building that collapsed in Lagos on Monday afternoon.

Adams Oshiomhole: APC will not share power with PDP in 9th House of Reps

The All Progressives Congress (APC) will ensure that leadership positions and key committee chairmanship of the 9th National Assembly are retained for its elected members, its chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, has said.

Minister: Why federal government is committed to partnering Contec Global in organic farming

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has pledged federal government’s commitment to partnering Contec Global Agro Limited in its organic farming initiative.