• One dead, 11 unconscious in Enugu accident

    One dead, 11 unconscious in Enugu accident

    It was gathered that the Police in Enugu on Thursday said one person died and 11 others lost unconsciousness in an accident that occurred along the Ezeagu community axis of Onitsha-Enugu Expressway.

    The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, Mr Ebere Amaraizu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu that the accident happened at about 9 p.m. on Wednesday.

    Amaraizu said that the police had yet to identify and contact the relations or friends of the victims.

    He appealed […]

  • One dead, scores injured as gunmen invade Katsina

    One dead, scores injured as gunmen invade Katsina

    Gunmen have killed at least one person and injured several others in Kasada Local Government Area of Katsina State.

    Eyewitnesses told newsmen that the armed bandits numbering about 12 invaded the town on motorcycles at about 3 a.m. on Wednesday.

    The witnesses who craved for anonymity, said the hoodlums searched many houses in Makera, Marina, Yara-gabas, Yara-arewa and Kofar-fada areas of the city.

    They said the bandits blocked roads linking to those areas and shot sporadically to pave way for their operation.

    According to […]

  • Photo: One dead as container truck falls on car in Lagos

    Photo: One dead as container truck falls on car in Lagos

    A Container truck, on Thursday, fell on a car along Ikorodu road, Shomolu Local Government area of Lagos State.

    The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), at the scene of incidence confirmed the death of one person during the

  • One dead, 11 injured in Ogun tanker explosion

    One dead, 11 injured in Ogun tanker explosion

    The Federal Road Safety Commission in Ogun State says one person died on Saturday in a road accident at Sagamu involving a fuel tanker, an articulated vehicle and a bus.

    Ogun State FRSC Sector Commander, Adegoke Adetunji, said no fewer than 11 people also sustained injuries in the accident that an eyewitness said occurred about midnight.

    He said the tanker, loaded with petrol had a mechanical problem and stopped on the road, while the bus and truck rammed into it resulting in […]

  • One dead, scores injured as driver loses control along Abuja road … See photos

    One dead, scores injured as driver loses control along Abuja road … See photos

    A yet-to-be-identified woman lost her life, while several others were injured in a fatal accident that occurred on Tuesday.

     

    The woman and other passengers, traveling in Good is Good Motors, were heading to Abuja from Onitsha when the incident occurred.

    According to an eye witnesses, the driver of the bus was driving at top speed despite warning ‎from the passengers.

    “The speed later led to the driver loosing control, which caused the accident,” one of the survivors posted on her Facebook