FG allays fear over Third Mainland Bridge, seeks support for repair
The Federal Government, yesterday, allayed motorists’ fear over the structural integrity of the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos, following the planned partial closure
FCT traffic agency unveils self-service portal for motorists
The FCT Directorate of Road Traffic Services (DRTS) has unveiled the self-service portal to enable motorists and other members of the public, access its services from the comfort of their homes.
Again, motorists, essential workers pass night on roads
For the second time in two weeks, Lagos commuters last Monday and Tuesday had the misfortune of passing the night on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway as men of the Nigerian Police enforced curfew.
Three suspected herders nabbed for robbing motorists in Ekiti
Three suspected herders; Usman Ibrahim, Ali Salisu and Sidikia Manbagri were yesterday arrested in Ekiti for barricading the highway and robbing commuters.
Motorists worry as VIO cameras make big catches on Lagos ‘un-roadworthy’ roads
The Big Brother Naija has ended but for road users in Lagos, there is a Big Brother watching out for road traffic infractions. This definitely is not the prying eyes of the feared Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) personnel or the full complement of the governor and deputy governor’s entourage
Motorist engages bandit in fisticuffs
In what appears like a Hollywood movie, a courageous motorist, Mr. Usman Yusuf, plying the Kaduna-Birnin Gwari Road, reportedly engaged a kidnapper in a fight to set himself and others free.
Chaos on Lagos-Ibadan expressway as petrol tankers catch fire
There was trepidation yesterday evening as residents of Ibafo and commuters plying the ever-busy Lagos-Ibadan Expressway scampered for safety following an inferno ignited by a fallen petrol tanker on the road.
Avoid Lagos-Ibadan expressway if in haste, TRACE warns motorists
Motorists who are in a hurry to get to their destination on time have been asked to steer clear of the Berger to Ogun River section of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway due to rehabilitation works that might slow down traffic along the routes.
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…
FRSC cautions officers against chasing erring motorists
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Saturday cautioned its officers against chasing erring motorists no matter the traffic offence committed. The FRSC Corps Public Education Officer, Mr Bisi Kazeem, gave the warning in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. He was reacting to media reports of an accident…