Tag: danfo

Op-ed EditorOctober 25, 2017

Opinion: Danfo is a culture

by Onochie Esiobu Yellow and black, such a unique colour combination. Danfo buses, such a blessing and a curse. The ...

ToluAugust 11, 2017

[The Alausa Blog]: It appears the Lagos state government is actually serious about banning danfo buses

We had every reason to doubt Governor Ambode and his grand plans about phasing out the Lagos signature buses popularly ...

Op-ed EditorMay 9, 2017

Opinion: The 10 Commandments of a Lagos Danfo

by Israel Raphael   If you live in Lagos, Nigeria, then to an extent you know tomorrow. You know quite ...

RoqeebahMarch 24, 2017

YNaija Says: We are disappointed, but not surprised at the forced evacuation of Otodo Gbame community by the Lagos State Government

On the 17th of March, just last week, over 4,000 members of the fishing settlement in Otodo Gbame community of Lekki ...

RoqeebahFebruary 9, 2017

How is Governor Ambode going to phase out Danfo buses from Lagos?

On Monday at the 14th Annual Lecture of the Centre for Values in Leadership (CVL) that held at the Muson ...

AzeezFebruary 6, 2017

Ambode vows to ban ‘Danfo’ from Lagos roads before end of the year

Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has said he would ban commercial buses popularly known as Danfo off Lagos roads before ...

Mallam YeroOctober 2, 2015

Faragon Series: Inside Danfo

Commuting in Lagos is definitely more than just going getting into a vehicle and getting to your destination. Being a ...

Ada IgboanugoAugust 27, 2015

Policeman gets killed while trying to arrest Danfo driver

A police officer was killed on Wednesday while attempting to arrest a law breaking bus driver in Oshodi, Lagos. Apparently, the ...

October 22, 2013

Sylva Nze Ifedigbo: We are the story waiting to be told (30 days of Lagos)

by Sylva Nze Ifedigbo They are all around us. They come to us; these stories. We find them in the loud ...

August 30, 2013

Brutality: Bus driver batters NPC commandant over traffic offence in Lagos (PICTURED)

by Oge Okonkwo  A bus driver, John Peter,  was arrested by the police for allegedly beating a commandant of the Nigeria ...

August 1, 2013

Terrible: Couple, baby, Okada rider crushed to death in Lagos

by Oge Okonkwo A family of three including their one and half-year-old baby and a commercial motorcyclist were crushed to ...

May 26, 2013

Opinion: The poor masses should leave the rich alone

by Tunji Adegboyega Whatever our rich do, the poor protest: From generators to private aircraft. Now, it is bullet-proof vehicles. What is ...

May 28, 2012

PICTURE: Bus conductor strips naked to protest being arrested for breaking the law

by Tolu Orekoya It was bad enough that Ibrahim, a local danfo (commercial mini-bus) conductor was stopping to pick up and drop off passengers at ...

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