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Author: John Ogunsmore

Bad roads in Nigeria

Auto crashes kill 1,054 people in 33 months along Lagos-Ogun routes — FRSC

November 12, 2018

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has cautioned the motoring public over reckless driving as 1,054 people were killed in auto crsahes within 33 months along the Lagos-Ogun routes. Mr John Meheux, the Zonal Commanding Officer in Charge of  Ogun and Lagos States, made the disclosure in his remarks at the “2018 World Day of […]

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plane

Age of Nigeria’s airlines’ fleet not an issue in aviation safety – Experts

November 12, 2018

Some of Nigeria’s commercial airlines have the oldest aircraft fleet in Africa, with the age of the aircraft owned by one of them being 28.1 years. But the experts are quick to disconnect aviation safety with the age of an aircraft. In sharp contrast to the age of airline fleets in Nigeria, major African airlines, […]

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NIMASA

Pollution: NIMASA to enforce 0.5 per cent sulphur limit on ships

November 2, 2018

Dr Dakuku Peterside, the Director-General (DG) of Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), on Friday said that the agency would enforce strict compliance on sulphur pollution. Peterside said the measure would be in line with International Maritime Organisation (IMO) regulation which put a maximum of 0.5 per cent sulphur cap on all fuel used […]

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Dapo Omolade of Hybrid Group

Neglect of maritime safety codes responsible for low foreign investment in Nigeria – Consultant

November 1, 2018

Mr Dapo Omolade, a health and safety consultant, has blamed neglect of maritime safety codes by Nigeria  for the denial of social benefits and investment opportunities by the international community. Omolade, the Chief Executive Officer of Hybrid Group, told newsmen in Lagos on Friday that his firm was out to bridge Occupational Health, Safety, and […]

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air pollution

Environmentalist calls for enforcement of laws to curb air pollution

October 19, 2018

An environmentalist, Mr Gafar Odubote, has called for the enforcement of environmental laws by regulatory agencies to curb the growing air pollution in Lagos State. Odubote, a top manager at Let’s do It Nigeria, an environmental NGO, made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Lagos. The […]

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Comply with road safety rules, FRSC advises motorists

October 18, 2018

Mr Sunday Ajayi, the Anambra Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has advised motorists to comply with road safety rules during and after the “ember months”. Ajayi made this call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Awka on Thursday. He said that the right-to-life on the highways was not […]

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fire (file photo)

Fire safety for inclusion in FCT schools curriculum

October 18, 2018

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Fire Service says it will introduce “Fire Safety’’ as a course and a club in schools in the area. Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the agency, Mr Jerry Timveh, who disclosed this to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Abuja, said the introduction would be done in collaboration with […]

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NIMASA DG, Dr Dakuku Peterside

Heritage Bank Partners NIMASA On Global Maritime Safety Standards

October 17, 2018

The Heritage Bank PLC and the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) have joined forces to educate stakeholders about the maritime enforcement global benchmarks. The Divisional Head, Cooperate Communication of Heritage bank, Mr Fela Ibidapo, said this in a statement made available to newsmen in Lagos on Monday. According to him, the training session, […]

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National Biosafety Management Agency

MDAs Review, Validate Biosafety Mainstreaming Strategy For Nigeria

October 17, 2018

Some Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in collaboration with the National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA) have reviewed and validated the National Biosafety Mainstreaming Strategy. The exercise is aimed at further strengthening the biosafety regulatory regime and its inclusion in various sectors of the economy. The document, which was developed by NBMA, was presented for review […]

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Ikeja Electric

Ikeja Electric Develops Mobile App For Customer Safety

October 17, 2018

A new mobile app that will help the prevention of customers and employees against electrical hazard, i-Safe has been unveiled by Nigeria’s foremost electricity distribution company, Ikeja Electric Plc. The application, developed here in Nigeria by Ikeja Electric, is designed to guarantee customer and employee safety with real-time report on identified safety hazard within the […]

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