Ambode restates directive on VIOs to stay off Lagos roads

Ambode restates directive on VIOs to stay off Lagos roads

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Tuesday restated that Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIOs) had no business staying on Lagos roads. “Let me reiterate that vehicle inspection officers have been asked to stay off our roads permanently,’’ he affirmed. Ambode...<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --> <!-- AddTh...
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VIOs not completely banned from Lagos roads, says LASG

The Lagos State Government (LASG) says it has not completely  banned the operations of  the Vehicle Inspection Service (VIS) being performed by Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIOs) in the state. The state Commissioner for Transportation, Prince Olanrewaju Eleg...
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7.6m cars putting undue pressure on Nigerian roads, causing accidents –Corps Marshal

7.6m cars putting undue pressure on Nigerian roads, causing accidents –Corps Marshal

The Corps Marshal of Federal Road Safety Corps [FRSC], Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, on Monday said the number of cars in the country was putting undue pressure on the nation’s road network, thereby causing accidents. Oyeyemi said Nigeria has over 7.6...<!-- AddThis Ad...
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Special marshal decries motorists’ hostility to traffic officers

Special marshal decries motorists’ hostility to traffic officers

Mr Friday Ekhator, Edo Coordinator, Special Marshal Unit of the Federal Road Safety Corps [FRSC], has decried the growing hostile attitude of some motorists in the state to traffic officers. He said that such motorists should imbibe positive attitude and...<!-...
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Nigeria ranks 3rd in Africa’s internet affordability index: Report

Nigeria ranks 3rd in Africa’s internet affordability index: Report

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) said it had arrested 130 commercial drivers in Eket for failure to install the Speed Limiting Device on their vehicles. The FRSC Unit Commander in Eket, Mr Nicholas Akueme, disclosed this in an interview...<!-- AddThis Adva...
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Abuja Runway completion credit to Buhari government: Lai Mohammed

Alhaji Lai Mohammed The timely completion of the Abuja International Airport runway has confirmed that “Nigerians elected a responsive, responsible and capable federal government”, under President Muhammadu Buhari. The minister of Information and Culture, ...
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Abuja airport runway 99 per cent completed —NCAA

Abuja airport runway 99 per cent completed —NCAA

The Director-General of Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Muhtar Usman, on Sunday said the Nnamdi Azikiwe International  Airport, Abuja runway project  was 99 per cent completed. Usman made this known in a statement signed by the media consulta...
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Abuja-Kaduna rail: Passengers decry poor communication, inefficient services

Abuja-Kaduna rail: Passengers decry poor communication, inefficient services

Abuja, April 16, 2017(NAN) As Christians celebrate Easter, some passengers of the Abuja-Kaduna rail had complained of inadequate  communication and inefficient services from personnel at the train station in Abuja. Some of them who spoke with the News Agency ...
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Professor, 5 others die in road crashes in Abakaliki

Professor, 5 others die in road crashes in Abakaliki

The Dean, School of Basic Medical Sciences at the Federal University, Ndufu-Alike Ebonyi, Prof. Robert Nneli is dead. He died in one of the two accidents recorded Thursday night at the notorious 131 junction of the Abakaliki-Enugu federal highway. Nneli,...<!-...
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Hair cut: FRSC recalls Rivers Sector Commander, others

Hair cut: FRSC recalls Rivers Sector Commander, others

Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, has ordered the recall of the Corps Rivers Sector Commander, Mr Ayodele Kumapayi, for cutting the hair of some female personnel. In an SMS to the News Agency...<!-- AddThis Advanced Sett...
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