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IBEDC hits 365 days without LTI

IBEDC
The Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) has achieved 365 days of Lost Time Injury (LTI)-free operations. This, the company said, translated to 1.6 million safe man-hours. The Head, Branding and Corporate Communication, IBEDC, Mrs Angela Olanrewaju, made the disclosure in a statement on Thursday. According to the statement, the company achieved the milestone due to the emphasis it placed on safety which...

Adam-Otite Sues for Peace in ISPON

Benson Adam-Otite
Estranged Registrar of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON), Mr Benson Adam-Otite has vowed to call for a peace meeting if a suit instituted at the Port Harcourt Division of the Federal High Court is resolved in his favour. Adam-Otite is currently locked in a battle with the Dr Nnamdi Ilodiuba-led factional leadership over control of the administrative...

NISafetyE Will Assist Govt To Curb Environmental Hazards – Lagos Chairman

NISafetyE, Engr. Seun Faluyi
The Lagos State Chapter of Nigerian Institution of Safety Engineers (NISafetyE) has vowed to assist the state government with the resolution of the challenges of constant traffic gridlock and frequent tank explosions in the state. The Chapter Chairman, Engr. Oluseun Faluyi, made this known during his investiture and induction of 92 members and six associate members held recently. He said that...

ISPON Crisis Not over as Court Dismisses Suit Challenging Ilodiuba’s Leadership

By John Ogunsemore A Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos on Friday, January 18, 2019, dismissed a suit filed by the estranged registrar of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON), Mr Benson Adam-Otite challenging the leadership of the institute’s factional President, Dr Nnamdi Ilodiuba. Ilodiuba was elected and sworn in for a second term at an Annual General...

Safety Professionals Partner NRC to Improve Rail Transport Safety

In a bid to build a safer and stronger future towards preventing accidents in the nation’s railway transportation system, the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) has collaborated with the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC). Daniel Osadiaye, President, Nigeria Chapter of ASSP, on Wednesday in Lagos, said the association forged a collaboration with NRC management to work together to improve the...

Lagos Records 119 Fire Outbreak in January

The Lagos State Fire Service on Thursday said it recorded over 119 fire incidents across the State from the beginning of January 2019 till date. The Acting Director, Lagos State Fire Service, Rasaki Musibau who made this known in his office at Alausa, Ikeja lamented that valuables worth millions and preventable lives were been lost daily to avoidable fire outbreaks. He...

6-Hour Inferno Consumes Aba Guinness Brewery

A wildfire on Friday engulfed parts of the Guinness Nigeria Plc, Aba Brewery, Abia, razing bottles, chemicals, office structures and furniture to ashes. Firefighters battled hard to contain the fire, which started at about 11 a.m. on Friday until about 6:46 pm when the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Correspondent left the scene. Okezie Uche, Aba Fire Service Commander, told NAN...

NEMSA Disconnects 1,205 Premises Under High-Tension Power Lines

  Nigerian Electricity Management Services Agency (NEMSA) says its directive to distribution companies on buildings under Right -Of -Ways (ROW) of power lines has resulted in disconnection of 1,205 premises between October 2017 and December 2018. NEMSA’s Managing Director, Mr Peter Ewesor said this in a document made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Friday. NAN reports...

Couple, Child Die in Ondo Road Accident

A couple and their son, on Wednesday, lost their lives in a fatal auto accident that occurred in the Olokuta area on the Ondo-Akure Expressway in the Akure South Local Government Area of Ondo State. It was gathred that the driver of the truck that killed the victims whose identities are yet to be determined, took to his heels immediately...

Truck Crushes Mother, Child, One Other to Death in Ogun

Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Spokesman, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps in Ogun State, on Thursday, confirmed an accident that claimed the lives of three in Ogun State. He said that a Mack truck loaded with soft drinks on Wednesday crushed a woman and her child to death in an accident which also killed the truck’s Motor Boy at Ajibawo in...
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