Tuesday, 19th October 2021
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Babatunde Akinbiyi

4 Jul
Scores of residents escaped death at Totoro area in Abeokuta metropolis on Sunday after a tanker laden with diesel fell at the roundabout spilling its content on the road.
23 Jun
Two persons lost their lives and 13 vehicles were razed yesterday, when a tanker loaded with 33,000 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), exploded on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
19 Apr
Two nurses were confirmed dead on Sunday while 10 others sustained injuries in a lone accident involving a Toyota Hiace bus around Akinale Village on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway.
13 Jan
Two persons suspected to be husband and wife were yesterday crushed to death in an accident involving a Toyota Camry car, a Sino truck and a motorcycle around Odogbara, a few metres from NNPC station on the Sagamu-Ogijo road in Ogun State.
5 Aug 2020
Three persons, including a toddler, died yesterday afternoon when a commercial bus conveying them somersaulted many times on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.Seven other passengers, comprising two males and five females, were also injured in the auto crash.
11 May 2020
An unidentified female passer-by was burnt to death yesterday in Ogun State when a truck conveying Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) ran into a road median and burst into flames.
22 Apr 2020
No fewer than seven persons were confirmed dead with several others injured yesterday in separate accidents that occurred in three locations in Lagos State. The deceased, four of whom are members of two families, died on the spots.
16 Aug 2019
One person was confirmed dead while seven others sustained injuries in an accident involving a Mitsubishi Canter bus, a Toyota bus and a Bajaj motorcycle around Ogere Toll Gate on the Lagos – Ibadan expressway.
29 Apr 2019
Five persons have been crushed to death in a multiple accident that occurred at Jattu junction, Auchi along the Benin-Abuja highway, Etsako West local government area. Several other persons also sustained injuries in the accident. Eyewitnesses said a truck carrying cement lost control and rammed into several vehicles held by traffic at the junction. The…
26 Jan 2019
A Toyota Avensis car on Friday lost control, after experiencing a tyre burst, sumarsulted and crushed four students of the Government Technical College and one other person to death in Abeokuta, Ogun. Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Spokesperson, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) in Ogun, confirmed the incident to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in…
16 Aug 2018
An Iveco truck carrying a 40-feet container crushed a commercial motorcycle rider and his passenger to death along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway yesterday.The driver of the truck, marked APP 109 XQ lost control of the wheel while on speed, hit the road median and overturned on the highway.
2 Aug 2018
Two persons, including a woman, died on Wednesday in accidents that occurred separately on roads in Ogun State. The first accident, which occurred in Owode-Ijako corridor of the old Lagos-Abeokuta road, left a motorcyclist dead when a hit- and-run vehicle knocked him down atop his Boxer motorcycle .....


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Three persons have been reportedly trapped while one has been confirmed dead in a fresh building collapse on Monday night in Ikorodu area of Lagos State. Two other persons were rescued from the collapsed two-storey building by residents of the area. Confirming the incident on Tuesday,, the South West Coordinator of the National Emergency Management…
46 mins ago
Comedian and magician Phil Butler has died at the age of 51. His cause of death remains unknown as it has not yet been announced. Phil’s agents Chris Davis Management issued a statement following his sad passing. Sharing a statement on Twitter, they confirmed: It is with huge sadness we have to announce the passing…
56 mins ago
Pitch Perfect star Rebel Wilson has opened up on her weight loss noting that she understands why people are obsessed.  The actress says her 60-lb. weight loss is not only about size but "about loving yourself and loving the journey that you're on." She noted that she is getting more attention now that she has…
59 mins ago
Forty-eight emerging leaders from around the world, including Nigeria, Togo and Sierra Leone, join the inaugural 24 fellows to build a network of 72 active fellows working to tackle global drivers of inequality. LAGOS, Nigeria, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- New York – October 19, 2021 – The Ford Foundation has today announced its 2021 Ford…
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Attackers rely on small-sized patterns to avoid detection, as predicted by Nexusguard researchers SINGAPORE, October 19, 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Small bit-and-piece DDoS attacks (distributed denial of service) boomed by 233% in the first half of 2021, revealed Nexusguard researchers in the Threat Report FHY 2021. As the pandemic carried on into 2021, hackers experimented with new attack…