Barely 72 hours after hosting a successful traditional marriage in Nnewi, Anambra State, a family of five Sunday escaped death by the whiskers in a multiple motor accident that occurred in Ikorodu, Lagos.
The lucky family of five who were traveling in a Peugeot 406 marked MUS 300 CP and 21 others who were occupants of five other vehicles were almost ran over by a trailer lorry marked JJJ 938 XL at about 3.15 p.m. at Agric bus stop in Ikorodu […]
Players and officials of Nigeria Professional Football League club, Ikorodu United, were involved in an auto crash that left several persons dead on Friday.
The accident occurred around the Ninth Mile area in Enugu State.
A trailer coming from the opposite direction almost collided with the bus of the Ikorodu United team but vigilance from their driver saw him swerve sharply to avoid a head-on collision.
The trailer however collided with the vehicle just behind the Ikorodu United bus, killing all passengers on […]
An officer with the Nigerian Army, simply identified as Major General Gen. Gabriel Kpamber has died in a fatal auto mishap along at Uchi in Tarka Local Government of Benue State.
The late military officer was returning from a burial he attended in his Ushongo village when he met his untimely death.
An eyewitness said the late Kpamber allegedly slept off while on steering and ran into an oncoming truck. His body has since be evacuated and deposited in a the mortuary.
Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday spoke on his accident on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway on Saturday, saying he had a lucky escape.
Reliving how it all happened, Chief Obasanjo said the accident was caused by a burst tyre.
He said he was on his way to attend the 80th birthday celebrations of billionaire businessman Chief Kessington Adebutu in Lagos.
A statement by his media aide, Vitalis Ortese, reads: “The Office of … Obasanjo wishes to clarify that he is hale, hearty and away in Abidjan, […]
The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) on Tuesday confirmed the death of two persons in a multiple road crash on the Benin-Auchi highway.
The Auchi FRSC Unit Commander, Mrs Archibong Nseobot, gave the confirmation during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Auchi, Edo.
Mrs Nseobot said the deceased lost their lives in an accident involving an articulated vehicle, an Infinity jeep, two Toyota saloon cars and a motorcycle, at Aviele in the Etsako-West Local Government Area of Edo […]
Seven persons reportedly died in an auto crash on Ibadan Ogbomoso road yesterday, while several others sustained life-threatening injuries.
According to an eyewitness, the casualty figure in the accident is high.
He said when he got to the accident scene some moments after it occurred, people were seen assisting the victims.
From information gathered, the accident happened when an Ilorin-bound commercial bus overtook a Sport Utility Vehicle, SUV, and tried to manoeuvre its way back to its lane, but failed.
It was gathered that […]
This tragic accident Happened This morning, a tanker carrying fuel lost control…The truck head was totally damaged and the fuel is said to be spilling with people risking their lives by rushing to scoop it up.. One person is reported to have been seriously injured. More Photos