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YNaijaJanuary 31, 2023

Fuel scarcity may affect elections logistics – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) reports that logistics for the upcoming elections may be impacted by the petrol shortage. ...

YNaijaSeptember 3, 2022

Nigeria ranked as second most terrorized country; Nigeria may lose its 4x100m relay CWG gold as sprinter fails dope test | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Nigeria ranked as second most terrorized country UK govt expresses concerns over 2023 elections MC Oluomo unveils new uniform for ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMarch 11, 2022

LASG suspends NURTW from parks, garages; FG to remove petrol subsidy in phases | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss: ...

Chinedu OkaforOctober 20, 2020

#YNaijaEndSARSupdates: Orile on fire, as thugs and police both suffer casualties

It’s become easy these past two weeks for people to simply dismiss any and every eventful occurrence that is happening ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 19, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 19th of June

Follow the links to read our latest stories:   The Big 5: I said I’d review and NOT clear Apapa ...

tosin adesinaDecember 24, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] There is No Christmas in Nigeria

Christmas is a season people around the world naturally expect good tidings from fellow human beings as custom demands. However ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 20, 2017

NURTW has something to say on the fuel scarcity

The National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Abdulsalam Motor Parks, Minna, Niger, has called for the setting up of ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 14, 2017

Spare your loved ones the agony of grieving this festive period – FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has advised motorists to drive safely by obeying traffic rules so as to save ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMay 9, 2017

After VIO, these are the agencies the Lagos state government has to ban

On Monday the Lagos state government ordered the Vehicle Inspection Office (VIO) out of Lagos roads with immediate effect. The ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 26, 2016

BREAKING: Returning IDPs hit by landmine explosion

Some Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) who were on there way home ran into a landmine planted on an highway. According ...

Mazi EmekaJune 15, 2016

Governor Ortom is proud of his motor park days

Benue state Governor, Samuel Ortom, has expressed pride in his former profession as a motor park worker. The Governor, on ...

Ada IgboanugoMarch 12, 2015

We smell trouble as NURTW chief gets killed in Lagos

by Chinwe Okafor The Chairman, National Union of Road Transport Workers, Yaba Unit, Babajide Dosunmu, a.k.a Mados, has been killed by ...

Isime EseneJanuary 8, 2015

Opinion: Agbaje, Ambode and the vision of a ransomed Lagos

by Dehinde Chord Agbaje could not be linked with any terrorist tendencies, either in actual deployment of  NURTW thugs or verbal ...

Isime EseneSeptember 26, 2014

Fayose visits family of murdered NURTW leader, challenges Fayemi to do the same

by Isi Esene Ekiti governor-elect, Ayo Fayose has challenged Governor Kayode Fayemi to visit the family of the murdered former Ekiti ...

July 19, 2014

Armed robbers kill school principal, 2 others in Nasarawa

by S’ola Filani A school principal, Lawal Ahmed and two others were on Thursday night shot to death by armed ...

July 6, 2014

“I would have been dead now”: Ex-NURTW Chairman, Tokyo escapes assassination in Oyo

by S’ola Filani No fewer than six people got injured as Lateef Akinsola, a former Chairman of the National Union ...

November 26, 2013

NURTW clash in Ondo leaves 1 person dead, 5 others injured

by Adeola Balogun A clash between members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in Ondo has resulted ...

July 29, 2013

#YNaijaFocus: Oyo 2015 – Ajimobi, Ladoja, Alao-Akala and the ‘gods’

by Ayokunle Odekunle Long or short, the ‘gods’ will be demystified in 2015 as one of the three men will ...

January 15, 2013

8 people suffer machete cuts as NURTW members clash in Abuja

Over eight persons yesterday escaped death but suffered various degrees of injuries from machete cuts as members of the National ...

January 11, 2013

Pesky journalists – and more, in today’s news round-up with Cheta Nwanze

by Cheta Nwanze Making use of his teeth, he separated the left ear of one of the journalists from the ...

January 3, 2013

No more drivers licences or vehicle plate numbers through the backdoor – FRSC

The Lagos Sector Commander of Nigeria’s Federal Road Safety Commission, Mr Nseobong Akpabio on Wednesday in Lagos said the era ...

December 21, 2012

Good roads cause more accidents than bad ones – FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) said on Thursday in Abeokuta, Ogun State, that more auto accidents were being recorded ...

December 18, 2012

How Ajimobi won governorship election in Oyo – Tokyo is out of jail and singing like a bird

by Isi Esene The ex-chairman, National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in Oyo State, Lateef Akinsola, has given an ...

November 6, 2012

‘Okada’ riders beat up LASTMA officials

by Hauwa Gambo Trouble brewed in the Ojodu-Berger area of Lagos yesterday after a clash between ‘okada’ riders and a ...

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