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Accident Claims Three Lives in Ondo

Three people on Wednesday morning lost their lives in a fatal auto crash in Ondo State. The crash occurred around Olokuta axis of the Ondo – Akure highway which is few minutes’ drives from the Akure, the Ondo State capital. The accident involved a black Toyota Corolla Sports car with number plate FGB 940 AA and a blue truck with number...

Niger governor reacts as tanker explosion kills 3, injures 8

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The Governor of Niger State, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, has described as "unfortunate" a petrol truck explosion that left three persons dead and eight others injured on Friday night. Bello made this known in a condolence message signed by a spokesperson, Mrs. Mary Berje and made available to the media on Sunday. Safety Record recalls that the explosion occurred at Dikko junction...

Recognise Ilodiuba As Authentic ISPON President Or… – Police Warn Malgwi’s Group

Malgwi and Ilodiuba
The Special Fraud Unit (SFU) of the Nigerian Police Force has directed the Mr. Yusuf Malgwi-led group of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON) to immediately recognise Dr. Nnamdi Ilodiuba as the authentic president of the institute. Safety Record learnt that this was the outcome of a Thursday, October 3 meeting between Ilodiuba, Malgwi and the Deputy Inspector...

How fire razed 300 shops in Santana market in Benin

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No fewer than 300 shops and goods worth millions of Naira were on Saturday night destroyed by fire that engulfed Santana market on Sapele road in Benin, Edo. Reports say that residents and owners of the shops could not salvage the situation due to the intensity of the fire. Mr Monday Ogbeide, a resident around the market said the fire started...

NCAA Begins Investigation into Azman Air Aircraft Incident at PH Airport

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has begun an investigation into the incident involving an Azman Air Lagos-Port Harcourt flight which occurred on Thursday. The General Manager, NCAA, Mr Sam Adurogboye, confirmed the development in Lagos on Friday. The airline’s Boeing 737 aircraft with registration number 5N-NAS had made an emergency landing at the Port Harcourt Airport, Omagwa, after one of...

Nigerian Engineers back FG on Safety of Third Mainland Bridge

Third Mainland Bridge
The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) has aligned with the Federal Government’s position that the Third Mainland Bridge is safe for human and vehicular traffic. The Apapa Branch Secretariat of NSE gave the assurance in a statement obtained by Safety Record. According to the statement, a team comprising the leadership of the Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers (NICE) and the Controller...

National Patient Safety Guide Will Be Developed – Health Minister

Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has said that the ministry would soon develop the National Patient Safety Guide to improve healthcare delivery in the nation. He said that the guide would help to address the ambiguity surrounding the understanding of the field in the country. Adewole disclosed this while delivering an address on “Patient’s Safety in Nigeria” at the...

(Photos): ISPON Lagos Embarks On Safety Walk

Lagos ISPON embarks on Safety Walk
The Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON), Lagos State Branch, today embarked on a safety walk to commemorate the 2019 World Day for Safety and Health at Work. The one-hour safety walk, which commenced at 8am, held at the state capital, Ikeja. Participants, who were accompanied by a band, marched through NERDC Road, Assbifi Road, Obafemi Awolowo Road, Governor's Road...

WHO Set To Mark 1st World Food Safety Day

World Food Safety Day
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said that the inaugural World Food Safety Day with the theme “Food Safety, everyone’s business” would be celebrated on June 7, 2019. The organisation disclosed this in a statement shared on its website on Wednesday, May 22. According to the statement, the day would help in efforts to raise awareness on the role of food in...

AEDC tackles TCN over cause of Apo Transmission fire

Apo transmission fire
The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) has disagreed with the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN)'s assessment that one of the Disco's feeders caused the Sunday  fire at the Apo Transmission Station, Abuja. General Manager, Corporate Communications of AEDC, Mr Fadipe Oyebode made the clarification in a Tuesday, April 30 statement. The TCN had in a statement blamed the AEDC's feeder for causing...

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