Tag: road

YNaijaNovember 25, 2022

Niger Republic names road after Buhari; El-Rufai makes his stance clear on Tinubu’s presidential ambition | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Niger Republic names road after Buhari El-Rufai makes his stance clear on Tinubu’s presidential ambition Nigerian youths must oppose those ...

AzeezJune 22, 2017

Reconstruction of Apapa-Wharf road may cause fuel scarcity – NUPENG

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has said the gridlock being experienced by petroleum tankers on Apapa-Wharf ...

AzeezMarch 13, 2017

1,890 passengers conveyed by road since closure of Abuja airport – FG

by Azeez Adeniyi The Federal Government said it has conveyed 1,890 passengers to Kaduna by road since the closure of ...

AzeezMarch 1, 2017

Abuja airport closure: FG concludes repairs on Kaduna-Abuja expressway

by Azeez Adeniyi The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Tuesday inaugurated the rehabilitated Kaduna-Abuja dual carriageway. ...

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 ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 19, 2016

#30Days30Voices: ‘There is no improvement at all!’ | This man is clearly unhappy with Nigeria’s unsteady power supply

In the last few months, the level of power supply across Nigeria has been a contentious issue with some areas ...

Mazi EmekaJune 19, 2016

President Buhari is healthy and he’s willing to ‘wrestle’ to prove it

President Muhammadu Buhari is hale and hearty, and he wants Nigerians to know that. Speaking with journalists at the presidential ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 10, 2016

Unpaid contractors to resume work on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has declared that contractors would resume work on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway ...

Mazi EmekaJune 4, 2016

Again, Fashola blames Jonathan for bad roads

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Friday, disclosed that the Jonathan administration’s inability to pay contractors ...

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 ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 21, 2015

Wrongful overtaking in Lagos will cost you N100K | Here are 82 new LASTMA rules

The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, has released a fresh set of rules for road users in Lagos. The new ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 13, 2015

All your prayers answered as tankers are ordered to vacate Eko Bridge

by Chinwe Okafor If you ply the roads mostly occupied by tankers, trailers and trucks, you’d definitely understand the kind ...

Ada IgboanugoApril 8, 2015

Some good news! After 4-years, Lagos starts work on Ayobo-Ipaja road

by Chinwe Okafor Those accustomed to the road would testify of the menace that place can be. What with less ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 23, 2014

No Horn Day! ‎Lagos state says no honking on 15th of October

by Kolapo Olapoju The Lagos state government has set aside Wednesday, 15 October, as a ‘no horn’ day for motorists ...

June 2, 2014

Photo of the Day: This is one ‘Keke NAPEP’ you SHOULD take for a spin

by Adeola Balogun Tricycles, also known as ‘Keke NAPEP’, have become increasingly popular in Nigeria especially since the ban on ...

May 12, 2014

Opinion: Mr. President, what happened to your promise to the Ndi Igbo?

by Chukwemerie Uduchukwu Our Dear President, if urgent measures are not taken, these will serve as betrayal of Ndi Igbo ...

February 23, 2014

Akin Osuntokun: The good roads in many South-west states come at what cost?

by Akin Osuntokun Everything about the contemporary state of Osun State is fevered and frenzied. From the superfluous rechristening of ...

January 22, 2014

Tragic: Female student crushed to death by lorry in Osun

by Oge Okonkwo A female student of the Osun State Polytechnic, Iree, was said to have been crushed to death by a ...

January 1, 2014

Tai Solarin: May your road be rough this year!

by Late Dr. Tai Solarin When I walk into the dry but certainly cool morning air of every January 1st, ...

December 29, 2013

Sonala Olumhense: A recent history of your Sagamu-Benin expressway

by Sonala Olumhense It is a thirsty road, guzzling the blood of innocent Nigerians.  In one accident, a friend of ...

December 8, 2013

Chris Okotie: 2015 – The truth about G-7 rebel governors

by Chris Okotie It then stands to reason that if the APC, just for the sake of getting  strong members ...

November 14, 2013

Opinion: Death of Festus Iyayi- When does the sacrifice to the Nigerian Government end?

by Ogaga Ifowodo Given the immediate circumstances of this tragic event, I call on the Kogi State Attorney-General to bring ...

October 6, 2013

Opinion: In defence of Olusegun Agagu

by Joseph Udofia “Agagu is a Liverpool fan, he never walks alone” apparently saying that Agagu had to pull along ...

September 11, 2013

Gov. Fashola inaugurates 7km Oshorun/Ibeshe road

Gov. Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State on Tuesday inaugurated and handed over Oshorun/Ibeshe road to the two communities of Ikorodu Local Government Area of the state. The ...

September 10, 2013

Tragic news: 14 people die in Hadejia-Kano road accident

No fewer than fourteen people confirmed dead in an auto crash that occurred after Ringim town along Hadejia-Kano road Monday ...

August 12, 2013

Protest on Benin-Ore expressway as truck kills ‘footballer’ (PHOTO)

by Oge Okonkwo A young man, popularly known as ‘Mikel’ was crushed to death by a trailer at Kajola in Odigbo ...

March 26, 2013

This man was arrested for throwing his wife’s panties on the road (PICTURED)

James Klutch A man angry at his wife took her panties and threw them onto the road. A southwestern Pennsylvania man has ...

January 21, 2013

“Dudes against distracted drivers”: Man arrested 3 times in one day for walking in the middle of the road

The arrested the same man in one day because he was a danger to the public. His grave crime was that he ...

October 4, 2012

In this together: Road to President Jonathan’s Otueke submerged by flood

by Reuben Daba Apparently, the floods ravaging the nation presently do not respect persons. Not even the road leading to ...

October 1, 2012

Rotimi Amaechi pleads for patience from the people of Rivers State #Independence52

by Isi Esene The Rivers State governor, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi has appealed to the people of the state to be ...

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