• We can’t drive on empty stomachs, say striking Lagos BRT drivers

    We can’t drive on empty stomachs, say striking Lagos BRT drivers

    Commuters were stranded, yesterday, when Lagos Bus Rapid Transport, BRT’s drivers and ticketers on the Ikorodu-CMS route downed tools over unpaid salaries and unfavourable condition of service.

    The BRT scheme, operated by Primero Transport Services Ltd., began operation in November 2015 and has 434 buses on its fleet; and more than 2,000 staff.

    It was gathered that the workers convened an emergency meeting at about 5.45a.m. at the loading station, after which they converged on the bus corridor and barricaded it. The […]

  • Update: Photos of the 2 Nigerian men arrested at Cambodian airport with cocaine in their stomachs

    Update: Photos of the 2 Nigerian men arrested at Cambodian airport with cocaine in their stomachs

    Okafor Ifeanyi Anthony and Adibe Paschal were arrested at Phnnom Penh International Airport on Monday, May 9 for smuggling 1.27 kilograms of cocaine inside their stomachs.

    Okafor Ifeanyi Anthony and Adibe Paschal were arrested at Phnnom Penh International Airport on Monday, May 9 for smuggling 1.27 kilograms of cocaine inside their