Road accident kills 17, injures 14 in Katsina
No fewer than 17 persons have been feared killed and 14 others injured in a fatal accident at Yardudu village in Mashi Council Area of Katsina State.
Six Germans killed, 11 injured in Italy road accident
Six Germans were killed and 11 others injured when a speeding car plowed into them in northern Italy on Sunday, Italian media reported.
Road accident claims 12 lives in Niger
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Niger says 12 people have died in an accident on Sunday at Sawmill village along Mokwa -Makera road in Mokwa Local Government Area of the state.
Road accident claims 5 in Ondo
No fewer than five persons were confirmed dead after a Sharon Volkswagen car, with registration number KTU 706 BW ran into a moving truck at Awoyaya, between Ore and Ondo town on Sunday.
Belgium road accident death linked to 'yellow vest' protest
A driver died in Belgium near the border with France on Friday evening after hitting a truck which had slowed down due to a blockade by "yellow vest" protesters, a local government official said. The death takes to seven the number of people who have died in incidents linked to the anti-government protests in France…
Nine persons die, one injured in Ekiti road accident
No fewer than nine persons have been killed on the Awo-Igede road in Irepodun/Ifelodun Local Council of Ekiti State yesterday as a bus they were travelling in collided with a truck. An eyewitness in Awo community said the bus ran into the truck, which was ahead and conveying planks, losing control and causing the truck…
4059 vehicles involved in road crashes in second quarter
Latest report from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), has revealed that 4,059 vehicles were involved in road crashes in second quarter (Q2), of the year. In the road transport data released on Tuesday, commercial vehicles represented the highest number of crashes with 2,447 representing 60.29 per cent, followed by private with 1568 (38.63 per…
Traders lament losses to road accident as Bauchi records lowest bus journeys in May
Some traders in food items from northern Nigeria are counting their losses after a trailer conveying farm produce from the area to the southern...
Road accident claims five in Niger
The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in Niger said that five people were killed in an accident on Saturday along Lambata Kwakuti Road in Gurara Local Government Area. FRSC Sector Commander, Mr Yusuf Garba, who disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna on Sunday, said that the accident involved a car…
Baby, three others die as truck-head falls into Ogun river
A three-year-old boy yet to be identified and three others yesterday lost their lives while a woman was trapped in an early morning accident after a truck-head plunged into Isheri Olofin River in Ogun State. The accident occurred around 8:50a.m. as the truck suffered break failure on the Kara long bridge along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. It knocked down a commercial…