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6 Nov
Either shown through pasted religious sayings such as, ‘No King as God’, with its often untidy look or the funny-meets-hustling atmosphere this presents, the renowned Lagos commercial shuttle called Danfo stands as the staple for the present realities of the Nigerian populace. Evolving from the crumbling giant called the Molue, the yellow ascribed to Danfo…
1 Nov
A group, Campaign for Democratic and Workers’ Rights (CDWR), has thrown its weight behind the threat of commercial drivers, under the auspices of the Joint Drivers Welfare Association (JDWAN) in Lagos State, to embark on seven-day
1 Nov
Lagos commuters were stranded yesterday, following the commencement of a seven-day strike announced by commercial bus drivers in the state.
21 Apr 2020
Officials of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) yesterday nabbed seven commercial vehicles who were passing through Ilorin, in Kwara State from Lagos State.
15 Oct 2019
Passengers onboard a commercial bus, popularly called Danfo, yesterday escaped death after the bus plunged into a canal in front of the National Theatre complex, Iganmu, Lagos. They were all rescued unhurt.
21 Jun 2019
Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Lagos chapter, Apostle Alexander Bamgbola, has said commercial commuter buses popularly called Danfo should be banned from Lagos roads....
8 Jan 2019
About 18 passengers in a commercial bus, popularly called Danfo yesterday escaped death when a bus driver who turned up the music blaring from the bus stereo...
30 Oct 2018
The police in Lagos have arrested a commercial bus driver for the alleged defilement of his neighbour’s two-year-old girl. Sola Ewulo, 38, a resident of Taiwo Street...
26 Mar 2017
LAGOS State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, recently unveiled plans to replace the commercial yellow buses commonly referred to as Danfo with a new set of buses, as a way to sanitise the sector and boost intra-city mobility.
28 Feb 2017
Lagos State Ministry of Transport has no plan to ban yellow buses known as “Danfo” but to upgrade them to international standard, the acting Commissioner for Transport, Mr Lanrewaju Elegushi, has disclosed.
27 Feb 2017
The desire to give Lagos a world-class transportation system apparently informed the recent disclosure by Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode that he intends...
6 Feb 2017
If there's one symbol that defines Nigeria's economic hub of Lagos it's the yellow "danfo" mini-bus, the closest thing to public transport in the chaotic, sprawling metropolis.

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