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4 Bad News In Nigeria This Evening, Tuesday, 28th July, 2020

1) Fire Guts A Bus On Third Mainland Bridge A commercial bus has reportedly been engulfed by fire on the Third Mainland Bridge. The incident was said to have occurred at Adekunle outward Third Mainland Bridge. One lane has been opened for vehicles to reduce the backlog of traffic. The Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Lagos State Command Olusegun Ogungbemide, has confirmed the incident. 2) One killed In Petrol Tanker Fire In Kano State The Kano State Fire Service has confirmed one person killed

  2 years ago ago
4 Bad News In Nigeria This Evening, Tuesday, 28th July, 2020

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Today's Headlines: Gunmen Kill Nigerian Soldiers In Akwa-Ibom, Police Rescue Kidnap Victims

Rotimi Amaechi Speaks The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, says he personally travelled to Niger Republic to beg the country to allow the Nigerian government to construct the $1.95bn railway from Kano State into Maradi in Niger Republic.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Gunmen Kill Nigerian Soldiers In Akwa-Ibom, Police Rescue Kidnap Victims

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Tragic: All Seven Occupants In An SUV Lexus Reportedly Dead As Their Car Ran Into A Truck In Lagos

It's tragic when youths with a bright and promising future get to lose their lives to cold hands of death at a young age.According to recent reports, it's been confirmed that seven people, 5 ladies, and 2 young men lost their lives in an accident at Lekki, Lagos State.

  1 year ago ago
Tragic: All Seven Occupants In An SUV Lexus Reportedly Dead As Their Car Ran Into A Truck In Lagos

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Pictures From The Explosion That Happened Hours Ago In Lagos State

Checkout The Explosion That Happened Few Hours Ago In Lagos With 11 People Injured Few hours ago, a tanker loaded with diesel exploded on the Otedola bridge on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway forcing motorist turn back their vehicles with speed and pedestrians running for their lives. From what I gathered, the explosion occurred around 5pm, with flames and smoke all over the area. The tanker driver was said to be driving towards Berger on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway when one of its tyres caught fire on the Otedola

  1 year ago ago
Pictures From The Explosion That Happened Hours Ago In Lagos State

CRIME

Latest News In Nigeria This Night, Tuesday 28th Of July 2020

BREAKING: Father bags 20 years imprisonment for testing daughter’s virginity An Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court on Tuesday sentenced a 37-year-old commercial motorcyclist, Emmanuel Idoko, to 20 years imprisonment for sexually assaulting his 12-year-old daughter. BREAKING: Fire guts a bus on Third Mainland Bridge A commercial bus has reportedly been engulfed by fire on the Third Mainland Bridge. The incident occurred at Adekunle outward Third Mainland Bridge. One lane has been opened for vehicles

  2 years ago ago
Latest News In Nigeria This Night, Tuesday 28th Of July 2020

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Just in: Commercial bus engulfed in Fire at the Third mainland bridge

A commercial bus has been reported to be engulfed by fire today, 28th of July 2020 at about 2pm at Adekunle Outward Third mainland Bridge. For a while during the incident, vehicles were unable to move freely, thereby causing a traffic congestion. See the picture below. The FRSC arrived at the scene to put things in order. therefore, a lane has been opened for vehicles in order to enhance free movement and to reduce traffic. The sector commander of The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Olusegun Ogungbemide, Lagos

  2 years ago ago
Just in: Commercial bus engulfed in Fire at the Third mainland bridge

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BREAKING: Latest Breaking News In Nigeria This Afternoon, Monday July 13, 2020

“Today, the inter-ministerial committee decided to go to churches to see the level of compliance with the guidelines.” - Punch Newspaper The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Lagos State Sector Command, said it impounded 1,460 vehicles for violating COVID-19 guidelines against overloading in the state between April and June. The Sector Commander, Mr Olusegun Ogungbemide, disclosed this to the Newsmen in Lagos on Monday. READ ALSO:We strangulate victims, sell SIM cards N2000 ― Traffic robbers reveal Ogungbemide

  2 years ago ago
BREAKING: Latest Breaking News In Nigeria This Afternoon, Monday July 13, 2020

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Fuel laden-tanker catches fire today at Otedola bridge

A fuel laden-tanker caught fire today at Otedola bridge along Lagos-Ibadan express way. It was quite fortunate that there was no explosion as the fire did not get the tank carrying the fuel as the fire started from the front of the truck. It is assumed to be either the engine fault or the electrical fault from the truck caused the fire according to people around there when it was happening before it got quenched with the help of fire service men and no live was lost.

  1 year ago ago
Fuel laden-tanker catches fire today at Otedola bridge

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On Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Three Tankers Explode(Read Full Details)

Early morning travellers and motorists using the ever-busy Lagos-Ibadan Expressway had a horrendous time on Sunday following explosions caused by three oil tankers on Kara Bridge, Ogun State.  Federal Road Safety Commission's Lagos State Sector Commander, Mr Olusegun Ogungbemide, said a body burnt to its bones has been recovered from the scene. But eye witnesses put the death toll at four. It was said that one of the tankers laden with fuel lost control and rammed into an articulated truck, resulting in an

  2 years ago ago
On Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Three Tankers Explode(Read Full Details)

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Lagos motorists must show driver’s, vehicle licences from Monday: FRSC

The Federal Road Safety corps will, on Monday(today),start ," operation show your Driver's Licence and Vehicle Licence phase 2" in Lagos. The corps commander in the ,Olusegun Ogungbemide ,stated this in a statement on Sunday. "The first phase of the special patrol tagged " Operation show your driver's licence "showed that some motorists still drive without their valid driver's licence while some don't have at all ,"stated Mr Ogungbemide.

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Lagos motorists must show driver’s, vehicle licences from Monday: FRSC

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You Will Now Be Arrested If You Are Caught Doing This While Driving

You Will Now Be Arrested If You Are Caught Doing These While Driving The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Lagos Sector Command, yesterday, pledged to start arrests and arraignment of drivers, who make phone calls while driving. FRSC said it had seen with alarm, the widespread use of telephone by drivers while driving out and about.  The Sector Commander, Olusegun Ogungbemide, who made this statement, said the corps had seen a rising dismissal of traffic and safety guidelines, which restrict utilization of

  1 year ago ago
You Will Now Be Arrested If You Are Caught Doing This While Driving

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Lagos State THIRD MAINLAND BRIDGE: 650 LASMA and 250 FRSC to Monitor and Control Traffic.

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo Olu has appealed to the Lagosians to have patience and bear with any uncomfortable situations that the ongoing reconstruction of the Third Mainland Bridge could cause them within six month time. Babajide Olu said " the temporary shut of the mainland bridge which is of about 11.8km and the bustiest/longest of all bridges in Nigeria and in Africa at large, it is a development we can't stop" He stated that " despite the fact that this shot down will bring pains, it was a

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Lagos State THIRD MAINLAND BRIDGE: 650 LASMA and 250 FRSC to Monitor and Control Traffic.

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Explosion in Lagos - Ibadan expressway way, as three fully loaded tankers clashed

Explosion in Lagos - Ibadan expressway way, as three fully loaded tankers clashed. Manifold explosion at the Lagos -Ibadan expressway as three fully loaded tankers clashed together. The ugly incident caused gridlock in the Lagos Ibadan expressway and many people were trapped . Olusegun Ogungbmide the Lagos State sector commander of FRSC , has advised motorist to seek alternative routes . The Federal Road safety corps FRSC has officially announced diversion of traffic on the lagos Ibadan expressway due to

  2 years ago ago
Explosion in Lagos - Ibadan expressway way, as three fully loaded tankers clashed

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Fire Destroys A Bus At Third Mainland Bridge Again.

Fire Destroys A Bus On Third Mainland Bridge Again. A commercial bus has been destroyed by fire as one lane opens for the masses to reuse .Federal Government has threatened to close the bridge as it's going to be under maintenance mode for some months now . The incident was said to have happened at 2pm ,at Adekunle outward Third mainland Bridge. In August last year ,120 people survived fire incident on the same bridge. The bus they were on suddenly went in flame but no deaths were recorded.The same thing happened

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Fire Destroys A Bus At Third Mainland Bridge Again.

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Sector Commander FRSC Lagos State, Mr Ogungbemide Sheds More Light On The Kara Bridge Fire Accident.

Mr Olusegun Ogungbemide, Federal Road Safety Commission, (FRSC) Sector Commander, Lagos State, has come out to shed more light on the Kara Bridge multiple fire accident, that occurred in the early hours of Saturday, 7 November 2020. Mr Olueegun revealed that the accident happened precisely 12 am this morning. He made this known on channels television's Saturday edition of her breakfast show, SUNRISE DAILY. Speaking, Olueegun said, he received a distress call at exactly 12am, Saturday morning, and he quickly

  1 year ago ago
Sector Commander FRSC Lagos State, Mr Ogungbemide Sheds More Light On The Kara Bridge Fire Accident.

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35 Vehicles Impounded by FRSC for not Installing Speed Limiting Devices

According to recent news reports, Mr. Olusegun Ogungbemide who is the Lagos State Sector Commander of the Federal Roads Safety Corps (FRSC) has revealed that 35 commercial motorists had their vehicles confiscated on Monday in Lagos for failure to instal speed limit devices in their vehicles. Olusegun said this after the corps informed motorists plying the Lagos-Ibadan expressway on the need to install the speed limiter in their vehicles. He revealed that the action was taken due to the order given by the Corps

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35 Vehicles Impounded by FRSC for not Installing Speed Limiting Devices

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FRSC Arrests 10,455 Traffic Offender In Two Months.

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) said it arrested a sum of 10,455 traffic guilty parties in Lagos among January and February this year.

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FRSC Arrests 10,455 Traffic Offender In Two Months.

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Woman who was stuck in traffic delivers a baby boy with help from road officers.

A woman who was stuck in traffic has been delivered of a bouncing baby boy after she received help from Federal road safety officers, popularly known as FRSC.This news was posted by Instablog9ja on their Facebook page.

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Woman who was stuck in traffic delivers a baby boy with help from road officers.

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Latest Nigerian News on October 22

Greetings to all Nigerian, hope we are all having a good day. Is still your young writer JasmineGrace. Nigeria latest Afternoon News. Hoodlums Vandalised FRSC Lagos Office – Sector Commander The Lagos FRSC sector Commander, Olusegun Ogungbemide confirmed the Incident of some Hoodlums came into the FRSC Premises at Ojudu, Lagos Vandalised the Office and also set some Petrol vehicle on fire. The situation was first controlled by the Police and they later left around 6 p.m and became Vulnerable as the hoodlums

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Latest Nigerian News on October 22

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FRSC Officials Assist Woman In Labour To Deliver (Photo)

A portion of the officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Oko-Afo station of Lagos State Sector Command, delivered help to a lady in labor while on the way on Thursday.

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FRSC Officials Assist Woman In Labour To Deliver  (Photo)