NSCDC deploys officers, FRSC details 15000 for traffic control to Osun
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has deployed officers to complement efforts by other security agencies to maintain law and order before, during and after the election. Commandant General of the NSCDC, Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, said personnel from Osun, Oyo, Kogi, Edo, Ondo and Kwara states as well as the headquarters in Abuja…
The roadmap of a nation: Twenty years on!
Following an increasingly commonplace epic journey between Lagos and Abeokuta this last weekend – 5hrs 10 minutes outwards (Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, Saturday, September 15) and 4hrs 25 minutes return journey the following day via Ota - I feel compelled to offer this article in recognition of a national commitment to the predictable, and a passion for…
FRSC in Ebonyi plans clampdown on vehicles without speed-limit device
The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Ebonyi State Command at the weekend threatened that it would soon begin prosecution of road-users without speed-limit devices.
FRSC officials to bear arms
Sooner than later, personnel of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) could turn up at their duty posts armed.
FRSC advises motorists on Lagos-Ibadan traffic diversion
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said there will be temporary traffic diversion on the Sagamu-bound traffic along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
FRSC blames motorists, bad spots for Okene-Lokoja highway gridlock
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) said on Monday that the lockdown on the Itakpe-Okene highway in Kogi caused by bad spots on the road, rather than regular traffic problem. The Sector Commander of the FRSC in the state, Mr Olusegun Martins, who made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria…
Gridlock holds passengers hostage for 72 hours in Kogi
It was a harrowing experience for motorists and passengers along the Lagos-Okene-Lokoja-Abuja road as heavy gridlock held them hostage for almost 72 hours at the weekend.Consequently, motorcyclists in Okene made some brisk business as many of the passengers in commercial vehicles disembarked to patronise them.
FRSC tasks drivers on regular eye checks
Mrs Pat Emeordi, Sector Commander, Plateau Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has advised commercial drivers and other motorists to go for regular eye checks to in order to know the status of their sights. Emeordi gave the advice at a sensitisation rally organised for commercial drivers in Yandoya Motor Park, Jos on…
FRSC, LASTMA, lawmaker seek commuters’ cooperation on Third Mainland Bridge closure
Following the closure of the Third Mainland Bridge for repairs today, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has urged motorists and commuters to comply with traffic rules to ensure free flow of traffic on the alternative routes.
Three people burnt to death in Kogi accident
Three persons were burnt to death and five others injured in an accident on the Zariagi-Lokoja highway in Kogi State. The Public Education Officer of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr. Bisi Kazeem, who confirmed the development, said the incident occurred early on Thursday.