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Road Accidents: 3,743 Nigerians Died In 9 Months – NBS

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According to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), no fewer than 3,743 people died in road accidents in the last nine months. This NBS Road Transport Data for first, second and third quarters of the year showed that 1,466 people died in the first quarter, 1,207 in the second quarter and 1,070 in the third quarter. The data, however, indicated ...

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Govt spends N1B on roads construction in Bida LG

Govt spends N1B on roads construction in Bida LG

Pulse reports that the Niger government says it has spent N1 billion on the construction and expansion of roads and drainage in Bida Local Government. Its Commissioner for Works and Transport, Alhaji Abdulmalik Cheche, disclosed this on Wednesday in Minna, when Hajiya Mariam Kolo, Director-General, Child Protection Agency, paid him an advocacy visit. Cheche said that the construction of the ...

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79 persons died in road accidents in Jigawa since January

79 persons died in road accidents in Jigawa since January

The Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Jigawa State Command, Mr. Angus Ibeizim, revealed that no fewer than 79 persons died in 149 road accidents in Jigawa State since January. Vanguard reports that he made this known while flagging off the 2016 ember months campaign in Dutse, yesterday. According to him, road accidents can be minimised, if traffic rules are ...

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Top 10 Most Dangerous Roads In The World

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Here is a list of 10 most dangerous roads in the world. These roads have high death rates and are extremely dangerous. The people who live around these areas depend on these roads for their daily transportation; so consider yourself lucky. About 1.3 million people die in traffic accidents every year. The World Health Organization has declared 2011-2021, “A decade ...

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