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OPINION: Former NPA Boss' Criticism About Insecurity May Have Led To Her Sack - See Evidence

Yesterday, there was disquiet in the Nigerian ports authority as news filtered in confirming the sack of the managing director, Hadiza Bala Muhammed.Although the news was sketchy as of when it broke yesterday, the information was later confirmed by the Ministry of Transportation and the hierarchy of the Nigerian Ports Authority.

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OPINION: Former NPA Boss' Criticism About Insecurity May Have Led To Her Sack - See Evidence

SOCIETY

Check Out This Road in England Called The Spaghetti Junction.

You all might have seen some weird road constructions and designs all around the world, But have you seen the magnificent interchange in England called the Spaghetti Junction? Well in this article you will know more about this creative piece of engineering The most direct path between two points is a straight line, but roads are rarely straight, engineers around the world must calculate the most efficient routes over massive mountains and through densely populated city all while accounting for the ecological and financial cost and most times the results can be astonishing.

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Check Out This Road in England Called The Spaghetti Junction.

TRAVEL

Things That Are Normal In France But Strange In Other Parts Of The World

You can marry dead people in France In French law, there are cases where you can marry a person even after his/her death. The country simply requires proof that the dead had a legitimate intention to marry you when they were alive. After this is confirmed, the French President will then approve the marriage. France has the world record of the most number of roundabouts in a country No one really knows exactly the number of roundabouts in France (not even France's Ministry of Transportation), but it is known

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Things That Are Normal In France But Strange In Other Parts Of The World

ACCIDENT

Tax Exemption: Drama In Calabar As Taxi Drivers Take To The Streets Over Illegal And Forceful Tax

In the early hours of Monday, taxi drivers took to the streets of Calabar over forceful and illegal payment of tax from unknown Tax force even when the governor of the state, Sir Ben Ayade has exempted them from paying tax. The protest started from the rabana round about by IBB Way Calabar, they stopped every taxi driver that were not part of the protest. They made sure there was no movement by taxi drivers, they asked every passenger in any vehicle they see to come down from the vehicle. The Chairman of the

  2 years ago ago
Tax Exemption: Drama In Calabar As Taxi Drivers Take To The Streets Over Illegal And Forceful Tax

COVID

Pictures of beautiful new coaches for Abuja-kaduna train station.

Testing running of Abuja to Kaduna train station has started. The minister of transportation Rotimi Ameachi says the train services would resume on Wednesday, 29th July. See the beautiful coaches. The Ministry of Transportation plans to increase the Abuja-Kaduna frequency from four return trips seven daily The new acquired locomotives and coaches for Abuja-Kaduna rail, testing kicked off today, and seems to be in perfect conditions. The minister also noted that strict health regulations would also be carried

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Pictures of beautiful new coaches for Abuja-kaduna train station.

POLITICS

Federal Government gives current update concerning interstate ban and school resumption.

The Federal Government of Nigeria has given update concerning the lockdown order placed on interstate travels as a way of curbing the spread of Covid-19 in the country. Recall, last week reports emerged that the Federal Government received protocols from the Ministry of Transportation concerning the lifting of the ban placed on interstate travels, which they said that they were reviewing. However the Federal Government is through with reviewing the protocols and has now come to a conclusion. According to reports,

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Federal Government gives current update concerning interstate ban and school resumption.

ACCIDENT

Fight: 3 LASTMA officials seen fighting with a suspected traffic offender in Lagos

A video currently circulating on Instagram showing a suspended traffic offender exchanging punches with three LASTMA officials is trailing many reactions of Instagram. Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) is a Lagos State-owned agency under the Ministry of Transportation. The agency was established on the 15th of July, 2000 to transform the state transportation system to ensure free flow of traffic in the state and also reduce road accidents. The video was recorded by a man in a Benz car. The videos

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Fight: 3 LASTMA officials seen fighting with a suspected traffic offender in Lagos

SOCIETY

"The Government Is Working To Serve The People But Some People Are Spoiling The Effort" - Lauretta

The Federal Government of Nigeria through the Ministry of Transportation is doing a wonderful work trying to connect the country by rail.This project has gulped Billions of Naira and a large part of the money was funded through loans.The rail way project is not completed yet but some rail stations have started operating.

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SOCIETY

Why VIO Is Very Important In Nigeria, Check Out Their Duties

So many Nigerians still don't know the duties of the Vehicle Inspection Officer popularly known as VIO, drivers only find ways to manoeuvre whenever they meet these men on the road. It is important to note that, The Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO), work alongside the Vehicle Inspection Service (VIS) which is a directorate of the ministry of Transportation. Their duties are: 1) Inspection and issuance of road worthiness certificate (RWC) to drivers. 2) Making sure rules and regulations are followed on the road

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Why VIO Is Very Important In Nigeria, Check Out Their Duties

BUSINESS

The Administration of Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri is Ready to Bring Back Taxi Transport Services in Adamawa

The administration of Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri taxi transport services is ready to be back to better the security of commuters and expand the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in Adamawa State. As stated by Mustapha Jika, the Commissioner Ministry of Transportation while speaking with newsmen in Yola on Wednesday, the reintroduction of taxi transport services is part of the reform aimed at saving lives and properties of commuters. Honourable Jika categorically said that the cap drivers can be establis

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The Administration of Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri is Ready to Bring Back Taxi Transport Services in Adamawa

SOCIETY

"Your Loyalty Isn't in Doubt" - Buhari To Chubuike Amaechi at the Rail Commissioning Ceremony Today

According to reports, the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari, on the special invitation of the Ministry of Transportation under leadership of Rt. Hon. Chubuike Rotimi Amaechi, commissioned the 156km Lagos to Ibadan standard gauge railway in Lagos.

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ACCIDENT

Taxi Drivers In Calabar Protest Against Continuous Tax Collection Against The Governor's Directives

Taxi drivers in Calabar have taken a protest to the streets of Calabar.  According to sources, the Taxi drivers gathered at Rabana junction preparing to take the protest to the Governor's office.  The chairman of the taxi driver said they are protesting against the contentious collection of taxes and levies even after the governor Professor Ben Ayade had kicked against it.  He stated thus, "The problem we have on the road is that the Excellency have said that there will be no taxation for low income earners.

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Taxi Drivers In Calabar Protest Against Continuous Tax Collection Against The Governor's Directives

POLITICS

Good news: Abuja-Kaduna Train Service to Resume Before The Eid-Kabir. Check out The Resumption Date

Goodnews: Abuja-Kaduna Train Service to Resume Before The Eid-Kabir. See The Resumption Date Following the successful test-running of the newly acquired locomotives and coaches for Abuja to Kaduna Rail that was carried out today, the honourable minister of transportation Rotimi Amaechi has announced the date which the train service will resume. Announcing the resumption of the Abuja to Kaduna train service few hours ago, Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi said "Abuja-Kaduna train service will resume

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Good news: Abuja-Kaduna Train Service to Resume Before The Eid-Kabir. Check out The Resumption Date

POLITICS

Niger State Governor Condemns The Kidnap Of Perm Secretary Of Ministry Of Transportation

Following the recent kidnap of Dr. Ibrahim Musa, the Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Transportation, along with his son, in Zungeru area of the state, the Governor of Niger State, Mr. Abubakar Sani Bello, has condemned the act. According to a statement disclosed by the Governor to 'Voice of Nigeria', through his spokesperson, Mary Berje, "he described the act as evil, and sacrilegous.

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Niger State Governor Condemns The Kidnap Of Perm Secretary Of Ministry Of Transportation

ACCIDENT

Viral video shows a female LASTMA operative assaulting a driver

A heartbreaking video showing the sad moment a female LASTMA operative was relentlessly harassing a male driver surfaces on Instagram and it's trailing reactions from different people. Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) is a Lagos State-owned agency under the Ministry of Transportation. The agency was established on the 15th of July, 2000 to transform the state transportation system to ensure free flow of traffic in the state and also reduce road accidents. A popular Instagram account with the

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Viral video shows a female LASTMA operative assaulting a driver

BUSINESS

Uber and Bolt fares may hike as Lagos state government introduces new regulations.

Uber and Bolt are e-hailing taxi firms operating in the country. Usually, customers download the mobile apps to book a ride. Then, the driver picks up the customer from the agreed location for a price. Recently, a new regulation has been introduced by the Lagos state government. This comes barely weeks after LAGBUS fares were increased by 46%. It also follows the ban of motorcycle operations in some parts of the state. This new regulation is contained in a document titled "Guidelines of online hailing business

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Uber and Bolt fares may hike as Lagos state government introduces new regulations.

SOCIETY

“Learn from this Lady”- LASTMA Boss refunds N52,000 To Victim, after She was forced to Pay. (Photo)

Nigerians have been speaking against corruption and brutality of security forces in Nigeria In recent times. Today, the General manager (GM) of Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), a Lagos State-owned agency under the Ministry of Transportation has disclosed how he refunded a victim of extortion following investigation into her allegations. He also narrated her story in a post. Disclosing through his official page, Mr Engr. Olajide Oduyoye said, “On Monday, I investigated a case of extortion

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“Learn from this Lady”-  LASTMA Boss refunds N52,000 To Victim, after She was forced to Pay. (Photo)

POLITICS

Only God Can Tell Who Will Be The President of Nigeria In 2023 - Chibuike Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi in an interview with Channels TV, Said Only God Knows who will be the next president of Nigeria come 2023 There has been rumors about the Minister's presidential ambition in the 2023 election. In trying to confirm this rumor, Channels TV asked him about his thought on the 2023 presidential election, he said no-one knows who will be next president of Nigeria, only God knows who will be the president of Nigeria in 2023 Going further in the interview, the

  1 year ago ago
Only God Can Tell Who Will Be The President of Nigeria In 2023 - Chibuike Amaechi

POLITICS

Nigeria Begins Online Ticketing For Rail Services, Check Out How To Book Your Next Train Ticket

It's no longer news that the country now has a good number of functioning standard gauge train, spread across some key states in the country. Moreover, save for fee instances where the train was said to have broken down in the middle of it destination at a couple of times, many people who have used the services of the railway train, it was described as very convenient and affordable, depending on the class one is booking. Consequently, in a proactive move by the NEC and the Ministry of Transportation Minister,

  1 year ago ago
Nigeria Begins Online Ticketing For Rail Services, Check Out How To Book Your Next Train Ticket

POLITICS

Port Harcourt - Maidugari Rail-way Line Commencing Soon - Chibuike Amaechi

Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi, former Governor of Rivers State and currently the Minster of Transportation has said that the Port Harcourt - Maidugari rail-way line is commencing soon During the interview with Channels TV, he was asked if they now have funds for the rail-way line that will run from Port Harcourt to Maidugari. In response he said they've almost concluded negotiations and he'll approach the President next week to give a date so they can commence the ground-breaking ceremony. He went further to say he

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Port Harcourt - Maidugari Rail-way Line Commencing Soon - Chibuike Amaechi