Three Katsina NYSC members die in ghastly motor accident
National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Katsina State, has confirmed the death of three corps members in a ghastly motor accident in Kankara Local Government Area (LGA) of the state.
12 persons perish in Ogun accident
No fewer than twelve persons were feared dead yesterday in a ghastly accident around Siun, along the Abeokuta-Sagamu expressway, Ogun State, when a black Kia Cerato Car collided with a Toyota Sports Space Bus, killing all the passengers. The details of the two vehicles involved are LSR 334 FF for the Toyota Sports Space…
Ogun: Accident kills 2, injures 2 along Idi Iroko road
Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) said two persons were killed while two others were injured in an accident involving two vehicles around Animashaun Estate on Idlroko road in Ogun on Saturday. Mr Adekunle Oguntoyinbo, Sango-Ota Unit Commander of FRSC, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the accident happened at about 5.30 p.m. Oguntoyinbo…
Accident kills 11, injures 16 in Niger
No fewer than 11 people were feared dead in an auto crash involving a bus, Toyota Corolla and a Hilux van on Ibeto/Kontagora Road in Kontagora Local Government Area of Niger on Tuesday. Malam Abdullahi Ibrahim, Federal Road Safety Corps Unit Commander in Charge of Kontagora, made the disclosure in an interview with the News…
10 injured in another accident on Otedola bridge
Barely 22 hours after a tanker exploded and killed no fewer than 10 persons at Otedola Bridge area of Ojodu-Berger, Lagos, another accident happened yesterday in the same vicinity between two commercial vehicles.
Accident claims 18 lives on Lagos-Ibadan expressway
No fewer than 18 persons were feared dead in an accident involving a Ford Explorer jeep and a Mazda bus at Alapako area on Lagos /Ibadan Expressway on Sunday. Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Public Relations Officer, Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Agency (TRACE) confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abeokuta.…
Drunk motorist, drives against traffic, kills four
Three men and a woman were on Sunday morning killed, while 14 others sustained injuries after a drunk driver rammed into an 18-seater commercial bus at the first Lekki tollgate on Lekki-Ajah expressway, Lagos. It was gathered that the driver, who drove a Lexus Jeep GX470 marked KJA615DF, belonging to Triple D Global Resources Limited,…
BRT crushes man to death
A man met his untimely death yesterday afternoon after he was run over by a commercial bus on the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) lane at Irawo Bus Stop, Ikorodu Road, Lagos State.
Buhari mourns Lugga, Baba-Ahmed, 21 Bauchi students
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of the former chairman of the Bank of the North, Alhaji Muhammad Lugga, who died after a prolonged illness. In a message of condolence issued on his behalf by the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, Buhari said he was deeply touched…
31 killed, 10 injured in Lagos-Ibadan auto crash
The accident, which occurred around Elelubo area in Oluyole local council of Oyo State, involved two 18-passenger buses. One was said to be coming from Lagos while the other departed from Ibadan garage.