Lagos Warns Against Abuse Of Emergency Numbers

  The Lagos State Government has cautioned residents against abuse of the state’s toll-free emergency telephone lines 767 and 112, saying it could cause tension and create panic in the state. The state government therefore warned that measures would be taken against anyone found making hoax calls or sending false messages to the emergency lines, […]

Economic Cost of Lingering ISPON Crisis

  Recent figures from research conducted by Safety Record Newspaper highlighted the huge economic cost of the persisting crisis in the country’s apex safety professional body, Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON). According to this unpublished research, by the end of the year 2017, ISPON would have lost at least N171 million as a […]


FRSC ‎Reports 48% Reduction In Road Crashes Nationwide ‎At Sallah

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Friday, September 8 said there was a marked reduction in all road traffic crash indices during the 2017 Eid El Kabir festivities compared to those of 2016. The Corps’ Public Education Officer, Mr Bisi Kazeem, stated this while presenting the report of the FRSC’s 2017 Eid El Kabir […]

Lagos Safety Commission Upgrades Dansol High School’s Safety Rating

Barely a week after winning in the School Safety category of the Nigeria Safety Award for Excellence (9jaSAFE), Dansol High School, Agidingbi, Lagos, has achieved a level-two (on a three-star ranking) safety compliance standard award of the Lagos State Safety Commission and a level three (of a five-tier ranking) of SafeZoneTM certification. Speaking at the […]

Dr Nnamdi Ilodiuba

ISPON National Election Will Hold At 2017 AGM – Ilodiuba

    Embattled National President of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON), Dr. Nnamdi Ilodiuba has revealed that the institute’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) scheduled for later in the year would include an election. Ilodiuba said this in an interview with Safety Record Newspaper on the sidelines of an induction ceremony for new […]

ISPON, A More Disciplinary Body Than NBA, NMA – Uzamere

  A member of the embattled Governing Board of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON), Mr. Evaristus Uzamere, has described the institute as more stringent in handling issues of poor conduct among members than the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) and National Bar Association (NBA). In his paper presentation delivered at Induction ceremony of […]

Lagos ISPON Inducts 56 New Members

    The Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON), Lagos State Branch, has inducted 56 new members, charging them to stay true to the professional oath of membership they swore. The new inductees made of up of 43 individual and 13 corporate members were inducted at the 2017 Membership Induction Ceremony which held at […]

There Is No Faction In ISPON; The People Have Chosen Their Leaders. – Malgwi Yusuf Haruna

  The Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON) is currently enmeshed in a leadership crisis that has seen the institute divided along two factional lines. In this interview with Safety Record Newspaper’s editors Femi Da-silva, Paul Mbagwu and John Ogunsemore, the factional newly President of the institute, Mr. Malgwi Yusuf Haruna, clears the air […]