Three vehicles, 40 shops razed in Lagos market fire
It was the worst possible way to begin the New Year for some traders at the popular cattle market also known as ‘Kara’ close to the Berger Garage along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway
17 persons escape death in Anambra multiple crash
No fewer than 17 persons escaped death in a multiple crashes involving three vehicles on the old Enugu-Onitsha expressway in Anambra.
Flying drones pose fresh risk to aircraft operations
Despite the call for liberalisation of drones in the country, flying unmanned aerial vehicles may pose fresh risks to aircraft and the safety of the airspace. The need for caution further heightened recently as new findings showed that pilots fail to catch sight of the flying gadgets by 70 per cent
Armed men kidnap five persons in Kaduna – Police
The Police in Kaduna has confirmed the kidnap of five persons by armed men on Friday at Danbushiya Village, at the outskirt of Kaduna metropolis. The Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu Sabo, confirmed this in a statement on Saturday in Kaduna.
Ihedioha launches state security outfit, distributes vehicles to councils
Imo State Governor Emeka Ihedioha has said that the security of lives and property in the state remains a core agenda of his administration.
DFM to offer locally assembled vehicles
Dana Motors Limited, in partnership with Dongfeng Motor Corporation (DFM), is poised to introduce the best East Asia brand of vehicles to the growing Nigerian auto market.
‘This government has completely abandoned us’
It has been a bad week for commuters to ply the Oshodi-Apapa expressway as articulated vehicles, especially tankers and trailers parked on both the expressway and service lanes have made the roads impassable culminating into a scene of terror on Wednesday and Thursday nights...
Fire kills six, destroys over N400m property in Bauchi
The Bauchi State Fire Service has said six persons lost their lives while 217 people were saved in various fire incidents across the 20 local government areas of the state. The agency’s spokesman, Abubakar Bala, gave this report of fire incidents that occurred between January to December 2018. He said property worth N427,530,000 were destroyed…
Sri Lanka restricts car imports as currency crashes
Sri Lanka announced a raft of restrictions Saturday in a bid to slow down imports of cars and luxury goods as the country faces a foreign exchange shortage. The finance ministry banned the import of vehicles for all state institutions for one year and said public servants will not be allowed to import cars at…
Anambra lawmaker empowers constituents with vehicles, machines
In continuation of his over 15 years of charity works that predates his entry into politics, which has benefitted over 1,500 constituents cut across political party lines, the member representing Njikoka/Dunukofia/Anaocha Federal Constituency of Anambra State in the National Assembly, Chief Dozie Nwankwo (Onye Ndozi), has presented vehicles to all the chairmen, women leaders and…