• Traditional ruler dies in auto crash in Enugu

    Traditional ruler dies in auto crash in Enugu

    Igwe Ezeugwu Ugwuoke of Agbamere clan in Eha-Alumona in Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu State died in auto crash on Tuesday.

    The Police Public Relations Officer in Enugu State, Ebere Amaraizu, confirmed this in a statement released in Enugu on Tuesday.

    Amaraizu said the fatal accident happened on Tuesday at about 2.55pm.

    It involved a water tanker with registration number XA 405 ENU and one of the official cars of the traditional rulers.

    Amaraizu said: “There was a head on collision between his […]

  • FRSC confirms one death in Abakaliki auto crash

    FRSC confirms one death in Abakaliki auto crash

    According to reports, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed the death of a middle-aged man in an auto crash that occurred on Sunday in Abakaliki.

    Mr Sunday Iyamah, Ebonyi FRSC Sector Commander, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Abakaliki, that the accident occurred at Hill Top-Water Works junction.

    He said that it involved an articulated vehicle and a motorcycle.

    “The motorcyclist died, his passenger was injured while the driver of the articulated vehicle was unhurt.

    “Preliminary investigation shows […]

  • Four killed in Abia auto crash

    Four killed in Abia auto crash

    Sorrow and agony yesterday overwhelmed commutters as four occupants of a Toyota Siena commercial bus coming from the Okigwe end of the Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway  were killed, in a head on collision with a diesel tanker.

    Two of the bodies were thrown into the nearby bush following the impact of the crash, one was lying face up on the road while the body of the driver was still trapped on his seat.

    The Toyota Siena bus has the inscription “Onitsha South Local […]

  • Miss World finalist dies in auto crash

    Miss World finalist dies in auto crash

    A Miss World Australia finalist, Elyse Miller-Kennedy has lost her life in a tragic auto crash.

    Miller-Kennedy died after a head-on car crash with two French tourists, who were reportedly driving on the wrong side of the road.

    The17-year-old, Queensland State’s entrant to the 2016 Miss World pageant, passed on, Thursday night, after being bed-ridden for over a week with critical head, chest and torso injuries.

    Madeline Cowe, Miss World Australia, said that the Australian pageant community is mourning the loss of the […]

  • Nigerian Ambassador Dies in Auto Crash

    Nigerian Ambassador Dies in Auto Crash

    A Nigerian ambassador, Yahaya Tabari has passed away in a really tragic manner at night.

    Ambassador Yahaya Tabari, a former Nigerian envoy to the Central African Republic, is dead.

    According to reports, Tabari died in an auto-crash on Monday night on Kaduna-Zaria expressway.

    A close relation to the family, Alhaji Abdurrahman Nuhu-Bayero disclosed in Zaria on Tuesday that the deceased died at the age of 64.

    He said Tabari had worked with Nigerian Foreign Mission in several countries including Saudi Arabia, Benin Republic and […]

  • Protest in Ekiti over 6 doctors’ death in auto crash

    Protest in Ekiti over 6 doctors’ death in auto crash

    The death of Six doctors of the Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido-Ekiti (FETHI) in an accident on the Abuja-Kaduna Expressway on Sunday has sparked a protest and strike by their colleagues.

    Trooping out en masse in a protest which forced the closure of the hospital yesterday, the workers claimed that the doctors’ death on the Chief Medical Director, Dr. Lawrence Ayodele.

    They claimed that workers have been dying mysteriously during Ayodele’s tenure, accusing the CMD of carrying out rituals in the dead of […]

  • Photo of Dr Giwa killed in an auto-crash mistakenly caused by jailed Actress Ibinabo Fiberesima

    Photo of Dr Giwa killed in an auto-crash mistakenly caused by jailed Actress Ibinabo Fiberesima

    According to reports, For the mother and siblings of Dr Suraj Giwa, who was killed on February 26, 2005, in an auto-crash caused by jailed actress, Ibinabo Fiberesi­ma’s reckless driv­ing, it has been a hard, long road to getting a semblance of closure over his death.

    Until that fateful day, Giwa was the Head of the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department at the General Hospital, Lagos. He was heading home from Ajah with two of his relations, when an SUV driven […]

  • OMG! Corps Member Dies In Auto Crash After Visiting Mother Who Survived Hajj Calamity

    OMG! Corps Member Dies In Auto Crash After Visiting Mother Who Survived Hajj Calamity

    The joy of the family of Mr Lateef Lamina, a senior sales executive officer with New Telegraph newspaper, that the wife survived the calamity that claimed hundreds of lives in Mecca during the concluded 2015 Hajj, turned to sorrow recently when the daughter, a National Youth Corps Service (NYSC) member serving in Sokoto State, died in an auto crash.

    The victim, Balikisu Omolabake Temitope Lamina, was said to have travelled home to rejoice with the family on her mother’s safe return […]

  • See this pretty Corper Who Died In An Auto-crash Last Night(photos)

    See this pretty Corper Who Died In An Auto-crash Last Night(photos)

    This life is just a vanity! Temi Omolabake died last night October 26th in a motor accident in Zamfara state on her way back to Sokoto from Sango Ota, Ogun State. She was a 2015 batch A Corp Member serving in Sokoto state. May her soul rest in peace, amen. A friend of hers wrote her a tribute. Read below…

    “I could remember the first day I met you at a person after hearing so much about you on phone. You […]

  • BREAKING: Lagos Auto Crash, 6 Confirmed Dead … (Photo)

    BREAKING: Lagos Auto Crash, 6 Confirmed Dead … (Photo)

    Report just coming in indicates that there a fatal accident has occurred at Onipanu bus stop, Lagos, western Nigeria.

    According to the unconfirmed report, said six persons lost their lives in the incident that involved a popular Lagos bus referred to as ‘danfo’.

    Details

  • 17 people feared dead in Ondo Auto Crash as a bus collides with a truck

    17 people feared dead in Ondo Auto Crash as a bus collides with a truck

    Seventeen people died Tuesday evening after a bus they were travelling in collided with a truck, at Igushin Town, along Ondo-Ore Expressway in Ondo West local government area of Ondo State.

    According to a witness, the 18-seater bus somersaulted several times after the collision, before bursting into flames.

    Only one passenger of the bus survived, the witness said.

    The Head of Operation of the state Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Akin Akin Adedipe, confirmed the incident.

    Mr. Adedipe described the vehicle […]