He stated that over 1,434 people were injured in the 530 crashes recorded in the period in review. He pointed out that most of the crashes occurred at areas of.......
He further stated that the Sharon which contained six students of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) and their driver, was heading to Bauchi when the collision with the Vectra occurred.
He also cautioned parents against using motorcycles to transport their pupils.
As well as ensuring safety on the road during this period, Obayemi stated that the Corps were putting everything in place to enable travelers reach their destinations via the expressway without delays.
A waste truck belonging to an unidentified Private Sector Participant (PSP) operator was today burnt in Lagos. According to the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency Response Unit (LRU), the incident occurred on the Cele Link Bridge inward Iyana Itire. The unit said that although the incident did not cause traffic backlog, officers were on ground to monitor the situation. See photos of...
“In the last three years, speeding has contributed to 65 per cent of road traffic crashes and that is why the workshop is meant to foster synergy between the military and paramilitary,’’ he said.
“Road transport accounts for about 90 per cent of freight movement. Therefore, the safety of cargo on the highway must be given a priority,” Bello said.
The Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) has confirmed the death of three persons in a road crash involving a Toyota Sienna and a Mack tipper on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. The spokesman of the corps, Mr. Babatunde Akinbiyi, said that 12 persons, including 10 adults and two children, were involved in the Monday accident that occurred at Onigaari...
“I want to passionately appeal to our motorists both private and commercial, to please obey all traffic rules and regulations, check your vehicles and fix any fault and also attend to fault signals before hitting the road.
“Our buses are fully insured and the insurance covers all passengers and staff,’’ the managing director said.