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FRSC arrests 45 truck drivers, prosecutes 28

The Federal Road Safety Corps Command, FRSC, Apapa, Euro 65, Otto Wharf, has said that between July and October this year, it arrested 45 truck drivers and their trucks impounded for various offences ranging from driving with unlatched containers, failure to use seat belts and driving with worn out tyres among other offences.

Thousands of motorists stranded as commercial drivers block Kaduna-Abuja highway

Thousands of motorists have been trapped for hours as drivers of articulated vehicles block both lanes of the Abuja-Kaduna highway.

Oil markets kick off new year with losses on signs of economic slowdown

Oil markets dropped by around one per cent in 2019’s first trading on Wednesday, pulled down by surging US output and concerns about an economic slowdown in 2019 as factory activity in China, the world’s biggest oil importer, contracted.

Truck drivers decry excessive taxation by Anambra

Truck drivers under the aegis of Lower Semi-Truck Drivers Welfare Association, Anambra State Branch have cried to the Anambra State government over the burden of excessive taxation.
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Four fake ‘civil defence officers’ arrested in Edo

The Edo Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested four suspects for allegedly impersonating members of the corps.

40 shops, eight houses burnt as tanker explodes in Suleja

Visiting and commiserating with the victims of the disaster, Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, said the fire was caused by indiscriminate and illegal parking by a tanker driver expressing concern over the increasing rate of unfortunate but avoidable losses to accidents.

FRSC to clampdown on underage tanker drivers

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it is looking out for underage tanker and truck drivers to prevent accidents on the expressway.

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