Bad roads in Nigeria

Bad Roads, Ember Months and Safety of Life

A major cause of road accidents in Nigeria is bad roads. As at today, it is difficult to ply the length of any major road in the country without encountering dangerous portions and death traps. This is not good for a richly-endowed country that boasts 56 years of nationhood. The deplorable state of roads in […]

Ban on street trading - Safety Record Newspaper

Ban on Street Trading, for Safety Sake

The menace of street trading and its untold impact in Lagos State has prompted a fresh move by the government to re-enforce the ban not too long in the state. Government has directed the task force on environmental sanitation and other special offences to ensure compliance. However, in a bid to enforce this law, the […]

Can the mobile court end the era of recklessness and impunity on our roads?

Even after the Lagos State Mobile Courts, a week after it was inaugurated convicted no fewer than 41 offenders arrested by the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences Unit (Task Force) for various traffic and street trading offences were convicted, some residents are beginning to question the purpose for its establishment. The mobile court […]