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Oludolapo AdelanaMay 9, 2017

The Explainer: This is why the VIO exists and what they do

On Monday, Lagos State became the second state in the country to ban vehicle inspection officers (VIO) from roads, after ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 9, 2017

VIO ban: El-Rufai led the way by banning FRSC from Kaduna roads

Are we going back to the time when Regions chased one another to ensure that development was assured? This is ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 12, 2017

Dangote truck driver kills 3 at Lagos-Ibadan expressway

by Dolapo Adelana Dairu Murtala, a truck driver for the Dangote Group on Tuesday sent three men to their early ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 11, 2017

FRSC recalls sector commander for cutting female officers’ hair

by Dolapo Adelana The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Commission, Mr. Boboye Olayemi Oyeyemi has recalled Andrew Kumapayi, ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 22, 2017

The Thread: Everything you need to know about obtaining your drivers licence

Dr Joe Abah is that Director-General of Bureau of Public Service, who wants to make your interactions with Civil Service ...

AzeezMarch 7, 2017

Abuja airport closure: FRSC sets up 8 new outposts, 4 ambulance points

by Azeez Adeniyi The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has set up additional eight outposts and four ambulance points on ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 19, 2017

FG’s ban on okada heartless – Fayose

by Dolapo Adelana Ekiti Governor, Ayodele Fayose has described moves by the Federal Government to ban commercial motorcycle, popularly known ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 8, 2017

Kaduna govt. bars FRSC

The Kaduna Government has barred personnel of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) from mounting checkpoints in Kaduna and other ...

AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

FRSC recommends ban on okada nationwide

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has commercial motorcycles are a major cause of road accidents, recommending a nationwide ban ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 5, 2016

FRSC denies claim of officers bearing arms

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has denied claims that its officers have started bearing arms. The social media was ...

ToluDecember 3, 2016

N44m dowry, 22 year reign | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

N522 billion – President Muhammadu Buhari announced that this amount has been disbursed to state governments to pay up salaries ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 1, 2016

Road accident kill 13 in Kwara

13 persons were killed in a ghastly motor accident in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital. According to The Nation, the accident ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 29, 2016

4 die in Enugu-Port Harcourt expressway accident

A multiple autocrash on Wednesday killed four persons along the Ubakala, Umuahia South axis of the Enugu-Port Harcourt express way, The ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 29, 2016

Lagos-Ibadan expressway accident kills 1, injures 4

An accident on the Warewa Long Bridge end of the Lagos Ibadan Expressway has left one person dead and four ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 3, 2016

8 die in Jigawa road accident

Eight persons lost their lives in an accident involving a car and a jeep on Hadejia-Kano road in Kaugama Local ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 13, 2016

2 killed, 9 injured in multiple accident in Ogun

A multiple auto accident at the notorious Onipepeye stretch of the Sagamu – Abeokuta Road on Tuesday claimed the lives ...

ToluSeptember 11, 2016

Could FRSC’s speed limiting devices be the solution to road crashes?

The road accident statistics for 2015 have been announced and the numbers are staggering again. The Federal Road Safety Commission ...

RoqeebahSeptember 11, 2016

Everything you need to know about the FRSC Speed Limiters

FRSC promises to begin the implementation if it’s speed limiters on the 1st of October, 2016 What we should all know about ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 11, 2016

In just 2 years, 11, 436 Nigerians killed in road accidents – FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps says 11,436 persons lost their lives as a result of road accidents across Nigeria in 2014 ...

AzeezSeptember 9, 2016

Railway transport has drastically reduced road accidents – FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps has said the inauguration of the light rail system has reduced the number of car ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 29, 2016

10 die in Oyo road accident

Ten persons lost their lives on Sunday along the Ibadan-Oyo expressway in an accident involving an 18-seater white Toyota Hiace ...

AzeezAugust 15, 2016

FRSC gives motorists October 1 deadline for speed limiting device

The Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC on Monday advised commercial vehicle owners to comply with the October 1 deadline for ...

Mazi EmekaJune 8, 2016

Panic in Edo over ‘headless body’

Residents of Auchi community in Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo State, were on Tuesday, thrown into panic after ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 10, 2016

If your car has expired and substandard tyres, they’re coming for you

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has declared that it would hence forth confiscate vehicles with expired and substandard tyres ...

Op-Ed EditorApril 20, 2016

Opinion: When FRSC officials no longer recognise genuine driver’s licence

This article should have been written at the very spot where the incident unfolded as I was boiling above 100 ...

Op-Ed EditorMarch 14, 2016

Opinion: James Ocholi’s death and the dearth of road safety in Nigeria

Until last Wednesday, I never knew the mandate and responsibility of the Federal Road Safety Corps extended to investigation as ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 9, 2016

Over-speeding caused accident which killed James Ocholi – FRSC

The impact of the accident which killed the deceased Minister of Labour and Employment, would have been at a lower ...

Adebayo EmuleomoFebruary 23, 2016

Lagos miracle! Ever seen a car move with only 3 tyres? (WATCH)

Lagos is the land where everything is absolutely possible. A place where an aeroplane can be stuck in traffic and ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 9, 2016

Why Senate committee threw out SGF, FRSC representatives during budget defence

During a budget defence session on Tuesday, February 8, the Senate Committee on Federal Character walked out the representatives of ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 5, 2015

Buhari approves promotion of 907 FRSC officers

The promotion of 907 Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) officers between the ranks of Deputy Corps Commander and Deputy Route Commander ...

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