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Saturday, September 21, 2019

Properties Lost As Fire Rocks Lagos Market

“On arrival of LRT at the scene of the incident, it was discovered that the buildings which housed several shops selling clothing materials and other goods were on fire.

2 Fatalities Recorded As Ibadan Quarry Caves In

“Three men were covered by the heap of sand. Three of them were loading that truck with sand when the sand collapsed on them and the truck. “One of them was immediately rescued with bruises on his head. He was taken to the hospital.

Nigerians Advised To Install Public Safety Alert System

"I appeal to every Nigerian who has a mobile phone to apply for it and use it; when we use it, we will be able to take responsibility for our safety; government has done its own by installing the App.

Air Peace: We’re Still Investigating Port Harcourt Incident – AIB

Mr Tunji Oketunbi,  General Manager, Public Affairs, AIB, said that a group of investigators from the bureau had been tasked with unearthing the factors that contributed to the aircraft skidding of the airport's runway.

Man raises alarm over open manholes on Bode Thomas

A man, Afeez Ramon, has urged the Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu administration to address the menace of open manholes scattered across the popular Bode Thomas Road, Surulere in Lagos. A manhole is usually an opening to a confined space such as a shaft, utility vault, or large vessel and is often used as an access point for an underground public utility,...

Gas factory shut following explosion

gas explosion in Yima
A gas plant workshop in the city of Yima in central China’s Henan Province has been shut after a Friday explosion. According to local authorities, two persons are missing following the explosion that occurred at 5:45pm in the air separation unit of the Yima gas factory of the Henan Coal Gas (Group) Co., Limited. However, Xinhua quoted a Yima city government source...

Bauchi: 2 water packaging factories face NAFDAC sanction over infractions

Prof Mojisola Adeyeye of NAFDAC
Two water packaging factories in Bauchi state have been subjected to disciplinary action by the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) over various infractions. The agency disclosed this in a Saturday, July 20 statement signed by its Director of Public Affairs, Abubakar Jimoh. NAFDAC said it shut Ummi Salama Table Water, a package water factory in Azare,...

No Fire Incident At Amigo Supermarket – FCT Fire Service Reverses Self

FCT Fire Service
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Fire Service has said it made a mistake in its report of a fire incident at Amigo Supermarket, Wuse 2, Abuja on July 9. The Public Relations Officer of the service, Timveh Jeremiah, had told the media that some sections of the supermarket were affected by a fire incident that was later put out by...

BREAKING: 4 Fatalities Recorded As Building Collapses In Delta

Delta building collapse
Four construction workers have been reported killed after a three-story building under construction collapsed in Delta on Saturday. The affected building is located in Abraka, Ethiope East Local Government Area of the state. Also, an unconfirmed number of people are believed to have been trapped inside the collapsed building. Unconfirmed reports say that the building caved in following heavy rainfall in the...

10 Facts About 9jaSAFE Award

The Nigeria Safety Award for Excellence Hall of Fame (9iaSAFE) is Nigeria's most prestigious award set up to recognise exemplary commitment of individuals and organisations/institutions towards promoting and raising safety consciousness. Below are 10 quick facts about the award: 9jaSAFE is organised by Safety Record, Nigeria's leading Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) newspaper. Alhaji (Dr) Lateef Alebiosu is the Chief...
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