Wednesday, April 21, 2021



Dangote launches driver’s training centre to curtail crashes

As part of its measures to curb Road Traffic Crashes, RTC, the Dangote Cement Plc has launched a Drivers' Training Centre located at the...

FRSC returns N716,800 cash found at crash site

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has returned N716, 800 found at an auto-crash site at Ozubulu along the Onitsha-Owerri Expressway, to the family of the deceased.

Nasarawa Poly partners FRSC on road safety education

The Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa, on Wednesday, expressed willingness to partner with the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, to educate students and the public on road safety laws to curtail the incidence of road accidents.

In 7 days, FRSC arrests 846 traffic offenders in Kaduna – Official

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, booked a total of 846 drivers for road traffic infractions and impounded 44 vehicles in Kaduna State within the last seven days.

Police unveil 100 traffic personnel in Kano

The Police Command in Kano State on Wednesday inaugurated 100 traffic personnel who were trained to ensure safer roads and free traffic flow in the state.

Auto crash kills 9, injures 41 in Kano – FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has confirmed the death of nine persons in a motor accident at Kunar Dumawa in Dambatta Local Government, Kano. Confirming...

Truck kills 4 female hawkers in Onitsha 

Four female hawkers have been confirmed dead in an accident involving a truck on Upper Iweka Flyover in Onitsha, Anambra.

FRSC boss orders immediate clampdown on rickety vehicles

The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, has directed Commanding Officers across all formations of the Corps to commence immediate clampdown on rickety vehicles plying Nigerian roads.

FRSC seeks executive approval to bear arms

Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has said that the corps would require the executive approval of President Muhammadu Buhari to bear arms.

Ebonyi auto crash clams 10 lives

No fewer than 10 persons were feared dead with two others seriously injured in a fatal auto crash that occurred on Ishiagu-Axis of the Okigwe-Afikpo highway.

FCT records 994 accidents in 2020 – FRSC

The Federal Capital Territory, FCT, recorded 994 road traffic accidents in 2020, Gora Wobin, the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Sector Commander in the FCT, has said.

Christmas Day horror: 10 die in road crash in Kwara

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, in Kwara, on Friday, confirmed that at least 10 persons lost their lives in an accident along Idofian-Ilorin...

All driver licence applicants must produce NIN – FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, will commence enforcement of presentation of National Identification Number, NIN, from the National Identity Management Commission, NIMC, as a prerequisite for driver’s licence processing in the country effective December 21, 2020.

FRSC begins NIN enforcement in driver’s license December 21

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, says it will start enforcing the National Identification Number, NIN, directive on driver’s license processing nationwide, with effect...

FRSC warns police escorts against beating traffic lights

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has warned police escort vehicles to desist from driving against traffic, warning that the law is no respecter of anybody.

FRSC introduces computer-based testing for driver licence applicants

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, says it has introduced Computer Based Testing, CBT, for driver’s licence applicants in order to ensure standard driving licence processing.

Accident claims 6 lives on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

At least six people were confirmed dead in an accident involving a truck and a Honda Pilot Jeep in the Ogere area on the...

Nigerian Army war college graduates 65 operational level officers

The Army War College Nigeria, AWCN, on Friday graduated 65 operational level senior officers drawn from the Nigerian Army, Nigerian Navy, Nigerian Air Force and other security agencies from its Course 4.

FG to fix 8 FRSC’s commands, 28 vehicles destroyed during #EndSARS protests – SGF  

The Federal Government will rehabilitate and replace the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, facilities and operational vehicles destroyed during the #EndSARS protests, The Secretary...

Senate to investigate gas explosions in Lagos

The Senate has directed its Committees on Petroleum Downstream and Gas Resources to investigate the remote, immediate causes of recent gas explosions in Lagos-West Senatorial District.

Virtual FEC: Buhari presides as Interior, Aviation, other ministries make presentations

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over the 18th virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, at the Council Chambers of the State House, Abuja.

Bandits kill 2 FRSC officers, kidnap 10 others on Nasarawa highway

Two officials of the Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, were Monday confirmed dead and 10 others missing after.

We don’t have operational vehicles, logistics, NSCDC cries out

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Lagos State Command on Monday appealed to the Federal Government to provide vehicles and logistics to the command to enhance their performance.

ICPC arrests 25 VIO, FRSC officials over drivers’ licence racketeering

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, has arrested 25 Vehicle Inspection Officers, VIOs, over alleged drivers’ licence and vehicle particulars’ racketeering.

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