Federal Road Safety Corps
Kerosine tanker falls on Lagos-Ibadan expressway, injures driver
The Ogun Command of Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Friday said that a kerosene tanker fell on Lagos-Ibadan expressway injuring the driver. Mr Clement Oladele, Ogun Sector Commander of FRSC, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Sango-Ota, Ogun, that the accident happened about 7.25 am.
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.
Julius Berger to divert another section of Lagos – Ibadan expressway on Monday
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says Julius Berger on Friday notified of its intention to extend the reconstruction work on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway from Magboro to Punch section of the road from Oct. 21 to Jan. 31, 2020.
40 escape death as bus catches fire in Anambra, one dies in Ogun auto crash
About 40 passengers yesterday escaped being burnt when a luxurious bus conveying them reportedly went up in flames along the Enugu-Onitsha expressway in Anambra State. The bus belonging to one of the transport companies in the South East was said to be on its way to Lagos from Enugu when the incident occurred.
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..
Lagos-Ibadan expressway: We are on 24-hour standby – FRSC
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it is on 24-hour standby with over 100 personnel deployed to ease traffic on Lagos-Ibadan expressway. Julius Berger, a construction company, had on Monday announced partial closure of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway to carry out reconstruction of Berger Bus Stop to Kara Cattle Market section of the road.
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
FRSC deploys special patrol personnel for hitch-free Eid-El-Kabir
Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has commenced mobilisation of its special patrol personnel for the Eid-El Kabir celebration, aimed at ensuring safer road environment during the festive period and beyond.
FRSC, JTB shift enforcement date for clampdown on motorcycle, tricycle licences
Contrary to the earlier scheduled date for the enforcement of the use of motorcycle and tricycle riders licence and number plates, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) and Joint Tax Board (JTB) have agreed to shift the date to October.
We don't have full record of road crashes in Nigeria, says FRSC
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said it has no full record of road traffic crashes in the country. The corps, which decried the problem of data management in the country, said there is need for robust and efficient data management and harmonisation among ministries, department and agencies saddled with the responsibilities of transport…
Nasarawa governor cautions motorists against traffic violation
Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has cautioned motorists and road-users to obey traffic laws, to avoid road accidents during the Sallah festival. In his Sallah message, the governor called on the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) to ensure that lives were safeguarded, by ensuring strict adherence to traffic rules. Sule also called on security…
Eid-el-Fitri: Don’t be in an hurry to get home – FRSC advises motorists
The Sango-Ota Command of Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun, has advised motorists to exercise patience in trying to get to their various destinations during the Eid-El-Fitr celebrations. Mr Akeem Gainya, the Sango-Ota Unit Commander, gave the advice in an Interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ota, Ogun on Sunday. NAN…