Accident: one dies, nine injured in Anambra
One person died on Saturday, while nine others sustained injuries in a fatal accident involving two buses.
Eight die, seven injured in Lokoja accident
No fewer than eight persons yesterday morning lost their lives while seven sustained various degrees of injury when the brake of a trailer laden with petrol failed and it rammed into vehicles.
Nigerian Lady Dies After Hospital Rejects Her
In a recent tweet, a man named Othniel Anselm narrated how a drunk driver hit his sister and her friend in a tricycle, popularly known as "Keke", the Keke driver died immediately, however, his sister and her friend were alive and rushed to the hospital. "The drunk driver whose birthday was on Sunday, confessed to…
Anambra accident claims four, injures two
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed that four persons died, while two others sustained injury in an accident involving a lorry on Nteje/Onitsha expressway in Anambra.
The welfare state as enlightened self-interest
Given the pervasive environment of poverty without cause in Nigeria, political discussions are necessarily dreary or un-interesting in the absence of sincere interrogation of the root cause of the failure to establish the incidents of the welfare state regime in the country. It would be an odd sort of state which regards the general welfare…
18 die in Nasarawa road mishap
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) yesterday said 18 persons died in an accident on Sunday evening on the Akwanga-Nasarawa Eggon highway. The Nasarawa State sector commander of the corps, Ismaila Kugu, told the News Agency of Nigeria..
Woman crushed to death in Ikorodu accident
A woman was confirmed dead yesterday in an auto crash at about 12noon inward Ogolonto, along with Agric bus stop in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State. The accident involved a 20 feet fully loaded container, a commercial Volkswagen bus and a Toyota Corona car.
FRSC cautions motorists as crash kills 22 in Bauchi
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has cautioned drivers plying highways to always obey traffic rules and prioritise the lives of passengers. The corps, which spoke against the backdrop of the weekend’s loss of 22 lives to an auto crash in Darazo Local Council of Bauchi State
Police arrest truck driver for allegedly crushing mother, son to death in Abia
The Police Command in Abia has confirmed the arrest of a driver whose vehicle crushed a woman and her son to death on Friday evening in Aba. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Geoffrey Ogbonna said the driver was taken into custody and his vehicle impounded after the tragic incident which occurred…
The objectives of accident investigation
Sir: I read the publication in some Nigerian media titled, “Air Peace Concealed Major Aircraft Incidents from Us – AIB” which was a press release by the Nigerian Accident Investigation Bureau to the World and this was unprecedented. After carefully reading the article and as a concerned Nigerian, I have the following observations and comments…