• Lagos-Ibadan/Abuja-Lokoja routes record highest accident rate, says FRSC

    Lagos-Ibadan/Abuja-Lokoja routes record highest accident rate, says FRSC

    According to reports, the Federal Road Safety Commission on Thursday identified the Lagos-Ibadan and Abuja–Lokoja roads as corridors with the highest accident rate with a record of more than 87 cases in September.

    A report made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja showed that a total of 819 crashes involving 1,318 vehicles were recorded across the country in the month of September.

    According to the report, on State basis, the Federal Capital Territory recorded the highest number of crashes […]

  • Protesters must follow designated routes – IGP

    Protesters must follow designated routes – IGP

    The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, says the police did not ban protests in the country.

    He stated that protesters must however notify the police ahead of their demonstration, stressing that they must follow designated routes and destination.

    This, he said was necessary to prevent the procession from being hijacked by miscreants.

    Idris’ denial followed the criticisms that trailed his statement that the protests by the ‘BringBackOurGirls’ coalition in Abuja constituted a security threat.

    The IG in a statement on Saturday, said the Nigeria […]

  • Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: FRSC advises motorists to use alternative routes

    Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: FRSC advises motorists to use alternative routes

    The Federal Road Safety Corps has advised motorists who plan using the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway this weekend to seek alternative routes.

    The FRSC said the warning became important following the holding of major religious activities there this weekend.

    According to a statement by Hyginus Omeje, the Lagos State Sector Commander of the FRSC: “The Federal Road Safety Corps, Lagos Sector Command alerts motorists who intend plying the Lagos/Ibadan Expressway between Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd July, 2016 to either move early or take […]