• Three docked in Ekiti for alleged damage of Yinka Ayefele’s vehicle

    Three docked in Ekiti for alleged damage of Yinka Ayefele’s vehicle

    One Kolade Owolabi, 35, Tope Olorunfemi, 22 and Isiaka Yusuf, 20‎, and others at large were on Monday arraigned before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrate Court over alleged malicious damage.

    The police prosecutor, Sgt. Bankole Olasunkanmi told the court that the accused persons committed the offence on Oct. 27, at about 7:30pm at Ewi’s palace in Ado-Ekiti.

    According to him, the accused persons conspired among themselves to unlawfully damage the windscreen of one popular musician, Yinka Ayefele during his visitation to Ewi’s palace […]

  • Bus Driver Took Off His Clothes & Jumps Under His Vehicle To Evade Arrest In Lagos (photos)

    Bus Driver Took Off His Clothes & Jumps Under His Vehicle To Evade Arrest In Lagos (photos)

    This happened at Apapa, Lagos. The commercial bus driver took off his clothes and then jumped under his vehicle to evade arrest by the Police and LASTMA officials.

    This happened at Apapa, Lagos. The commercial bus driver took off his clothes and then jumped under his vehicle to evade arrest by the Police and LASTMA

  • Any policeman checking vehicle particulars is on illegal duty – AIG

    Any policeman checking vehicle particulars is on illegal duty – AIG

    Mr Dan Bature, an Assistant Inspector-General (AIG) of Police in Charge of Zone 11 comprising Oyo, Osun and Ondo states, says any policeman checking vehicle particulars on the highways is on illegal duty.

    Bature said this on Wednesday in Ibadan during a two-day familiarisation visit to Oyo State.

    He said that the duty of the police was not to check vehicle particulars but to ensure safer roads.

    Bature warned policemen against blocking high ways, saying police patrol vehicles were not supposed to be […]

  • Cultists kill policeman, snatch deputy governor’s security vehicle in Calabar

    Cultists kill policeman, snatch deputy governor’s security vehicle in Calabar

    Dare devil cultists on Thursday night snatched the pilot vehicle of the Cross River State deputy governor, Prof Ivara Esu, shooting the driver and a policeman dead in the process, it was gathered on Friday.

    The incident happened along Goldie Street opposite the NNPC filling station in Calabar at about 7pm, when the pilot vehicle ran into a group of heavily armed cultists who were marching along the streets in the area.

    The state capital has been under siege since last Sunday […]

  • Bank robbery: Osun deploys armoured vehicle to community

    Bank robbery: Osun deploys armoured vehicle to community

    According to reports, the Osun State Government on Saturday deployed an Armoured Personnel Carrier to Ibokun community in the state for bank to reopen for commercial activities.

    WEMA Bank, the only commercial bank in the town, was shut for business activities in December 2015 due to a robbery attack.

    A gang of armed robbers had on December 15, 2015 attacked the bank.

    During the attack, two people were killed, many injured and a large sum of money carted away.

    One of the conditions listed […]

  • Customs loses N600bn to diverted vehicle imports

    Customs loses N600bn to diverted vehicle imports

    Nigerian ports have lost a whopping N600 billion in the last three years due to diversion in the importation of vehicles from the nation’s ports to neighbouring ports, especially the Cotonou port in the Republic of Benin findings have revealed.

    This figure is said to be the value of the revenue that ought to have been collected by the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) if the vehicles were shipped directly to Nigerian ports.

    This is even as activities at the terminals designated for […]

  • Photos: Man dies in Lagos after being hit by a bus while chasing another vehicle that bashed his car

    Photos: Man dies in Lagos after being hit by a bus while chasing another vehicle that bashed his car

    According to online user Ola Taiwo, who narrated the sad incident on September 1, the victim was chasing a commercial bus popularly known as Danfo that bashed his car when he was hit and killed by another oncoming Danfo.

    “This man died this morning at onigbongbo bus stop Maryland, a danfo brush his car, and this man left his car, remove his shoes and ran after the danfo, he try to hold the bus but the conductor push him away and […]

  • Vehicle conveying to PDP national convention involved in accident … Photos

    Vehicle conveying to PDP national convention involved in accident … Photos

    A vehicle conveying people to the People Democratic Party PDP National Convention was involved in an accident earlier today along Abak enroute Port Harcourt. Fortunately, no life was lost.

    A vehicle conveying people to the People Democratic Party (PDP) National Convention was involved in an accident earlier today along Abak enroute Port Harcourt. Fortunately, no life was

  • FRSC begins impounding of vehicle with expired tyres across the country

    FRSC begins impounding of vehicle with expired tyres across the country

    Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, said the commission would from next week, commence impounding of vehicles with expired tyres across the country.

    Oyeyemi made this known at a capacity development workshop for Zonal and Sector Heads of Operations of the commission in Enugu on Thursday.

    “We have a major problem in our hands. Our management team will be in the field next week to enforce the ban on usage of expired tyres on our roads.

    “I […]

  • Checkout overloaded vehicle intercepted by FRSC in Oyo … more photos

    Checkout overloaded vehicle intercepted by FRSC in Oyo … more photos

    According to reports, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) shared these photos of an overloaded vehicle intercepted by Frsc Oyo Sector Command. Absolutely agree with their caption: “This is just too much”. See photos below:

    According to reports, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) shared these photos of an overloaded vehicle intercepted by Frsc Oyo Sector Command. Absolutely agree with their caption: “This is just too

  • Hit-and-run vehicle kills 2 policemen in Nasarawa

    Hit-and-run vehicle kills 2 policemen in Nasarawa

    Nasarawa State commissioner of Police, Mr. Lawal Shehu, has confirmed the killing of two police officers by a hit-and-run vehicle in Lafia.

    Shehu told journalists on Wednesday that he got the report at about 6.05 a.m.

    “I got a report that two of my men, who were returning from their duty post along Shendam road, Lafia, on a motor cycle were knocked down by an unknown driver that sped away.

    “From the report, the two policemen died on the spot because there was […]