• Accidents claim 223 lives in Ogun – FRSC

    Accidents claim 223 lives in Ogun – FRSC

    According to reports, the Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps, Ogun, Mr. Clement Oladele, said on Thursday that 223 people died in 325 road traffic crashes recorded in the state between January and October.

    Oladele disclosed this at a news conference organised to commemorate the 2016 United Nations Road Traffic Crash Victims Remembrance Day, in Abeokuta.

    The theme for the 2016 celebration is “Vital Post Crash Actions: Medical Care, Investigation and Justice”.

    The sector commander said also that over 1,143 persons were injured […]

  • How 307 persons died in Ogun accidents – FRSC

    How 307 persons died in Ogun accidents – FRSC

    Mr Clement Oladele, the Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun, on Thursday, said that 307 people died in 428 road traffic crashes recorded in the state in 2015.

    Oladele spoke during a courtesy visit to the Speaker, Ogun House of Assembly, Mr Suraj Adekunbi, at the assembly complex in Abeokuta.

    The sector commander said that the 428 road crashes in 2015 represented five per cent of all crashes that happened in the country.

    He said that 32 road traffic crashes […]

  • North central records highest road accidents – FRSC

    North central records highest road accidents – FRSC

    Corps Marshal and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Mr. Boboye Oyeyemi, has said that zone 4 of the corp made up of Benue, Nasarawa and Plateau states has the highest rate of accidents in the country.

    Oyeyemi, who spoke on Wednesday at the flag off of the sensitisation rally on the speed limiting devices and then 2016 ember months campaign in Jos, said last year the zone recorded 905 accidents, while 279 people died.

    He, however, added that […]

  • Dear Lord! 9 escape death in Anambra multiple accidents

    Dear Lord! 9 escape death in Anambra multiple accidents

    Miracle can best describe the outcome of a multiple accident yesterday in the heart of Awka, the capital city of Anambra State when a luxury bus crushed over 15 vehicles and pulled down many electric poles without any casualty.

    The accident which occurred along the Ziks Avenue Awka involved a luxury bus marked: HAL 276YG, and about 15 other vehicles including many tricycles.

    The luxury bus which was said to have been in distress shortly after off-loading some tubers of yam and […]

  • How Road Accidents can be prevented in Nigeria … See Video Clip from Nigerians

    How Road Accidents can be prevented in Nigeria … See Video Clip from Nigerians

    We all know speed is a major factor in many accidents. However, not all accidents are caused by speed and not all accidents are preventable. Yet there are steps you can take to help prevent accidents. To avoid getting into one yourself, you need to account for yourself as a driver and for those around you, too. Here’s opinions ADELOVE received from Nigerians during field reports.

    Do you know many accidents can be prevented and in those that are not preventable, […]