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1 Sep
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says speed accounts for over 70 per cent of road traffic accidents in the country. The Acting Corps Marshal, Dauda Biu said on Thursday in Abuja at a press briefing on the 2022 Ember Months, dangers of night trips and nationwide clampdown on unregistered motorcycles. The News Agency of…
17 Jun
No fewer than 14 people were confirmed dead, while 14 others were injured in two separate road crashes in Gombe State.   The first accident occurred at Bypass, a suburb of the metropolis in Akko Local Council when a trailer marked Bauchi: KRM 157 KS, failed brake, killed eleven passers-by and injured another eleven.  …
20 Dec 2021
Notwithstanding the death of 55 people in motor accidents in the last six weeks in Bauchi State, eight travellers died yesterday in another auto crash.
13 Jun 2021
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Bauchi State, on Sunday, said that six people lost their lives in a ghastly motor accident
23 Apr 2021
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Adamawa sector command, says no fewer than 26 lives were lost in 108 road traffic crashes between January and April 23.
24 Nov 2019
The Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), on Sunday, said that one person died, while two others sustained injuries in a road accident that occurred at Onihale area, near Owode-Ijako, on the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway.
24 Oct 2019
Three persons (two women and one man) were yesterday crushed to death while three others were seriously injured in an early morning accident, which occurred around Urua Ekpa Junction in Itu Local Council of Akwa Ibom State.
6 Apr 2019
Nineteen people were killed when a truck veered off of the road in northern Nigeria's Katsina state, a road safety official said on Saturday. "The accident happened around 7:00 am (0600GMT) on Friday when the driver lost control due to fatigue and overloading," Ibrahim Abdullahi of the Federal Roads Safety Commission told AFP. "We evacuated…


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