FRSC wants outright ban on commercial motorcycles in FCT
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has called on the FCT Minister, Mr Mohammed Bello, to ban the use of motorcycles for commercial purposes in the territory, citing alleged gross misconduct
Why okada, tricycle ban should be sustained – Hamzat
The Lagos State Government has reaffirmed its decision to ban commercial motorcycles (okada) and tricycles (keke) on major roads in Lagos metropolis.
Innoson Vehicles gaining momentum despite challenges, says Chukuma
Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Innoson Vehicles Manufacturing Co. Ltd, the first indigenous vehicle manufacturing plant in Nigeria, Chief Innocent Ifediaso Chukwuma, spoke on how he has been able to weather the storm in the industry and the prospects.
Lagos traffic agency impounds 134 motorcycles for allegedly flouting regulations
Operatives of the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences Agency on Tuesday impounded 134 commercial motorcycles for allegedly flouting traffic regulations in different areas of the state.
FRSC to impound motorcycles, tricycles without number plates from August
Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps has directed a nationwide clampdown on motorcycles and tricycles without number plates with effect from Aug. 1.
LASG impounds 3,000 motorcycles in 5 months
The Lagos State Task-Force on Environment and Special Offences (Enforcement) said it had impounded more than 3,000 commercial motorcycles for various...
Kidnapping: Taraba LGA boss restricts movement of motorcycles
Mr Shiban Tikari, the Caretaker Chairman of Takum Local Government Area of Taraba, on Saturday imposed restriction on the use of motorcycles in the council area from 7 pm to 6am,, to check kidnapping and armed robbery in the area. Tikari, who disclosed this at a media briefing in Jalingo, said kidnapping for ransom and…
Police warn fake observers to steer clear of Borno polls
The Borno State Police Command has uncovered plans by fake election observers to beat security personnel to perpetrate electoral frauds at today’s Governorship and State House of Assembly elections. Command spokesman, Edet Okon, in a statement in Maiduguri, yesterday, said; “The Commissioner of Police, Damian Chukwu, warns that any person or group of persons who…
Raw materials importation maintain steady rise in Q4 2018
Importation of raw materials continued on a steady rise in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2018, as plant and machinery importation drop according to the latest data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). Although availability of foreign exchange to local producers has aided importation of raw materials, the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), has…
Attack: Fulanis abandon community after death of 66 in Kaduna
The Fulani community in parts of Kajuru Local Government Area, Kaduna State, have abandoned the area after an attack on Feb. 11, which left 66 of them, mostly women and children dead. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that what remained of the Rugar Fulani community were burnt houses, animals, motorcycles, kitchen utensils, as…