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Fashola reacts to Jalingo-Wukari collapsed bridge

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The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola has announced that the bridge linking Jalingo and Wukari at Maraban Gassol in Taraba State collapsed. Fashola, in a statement signed by Mr. Theodore Ogaziechi, the Director of Information in the ministry, said the incident occurred after the downpour on Wednesday evening. He said the contractor on the axis had ...

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FRSC commander warns against reckless driving on roads undergoing rehabilitation

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Mr. Clement Oladele, the FRSC Sector Commander, Ogun Command, gave the advice in an interview on Monday in Ota, Ogun. Oladele explained that ongoing rehabilitation of roads in different parts of the country had led to increased activities of construction workers and heavy-duty trucks on those highways. He listed some of the roads undergoing rehabilitation in parts of Ogun to ...

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11 Youths die in katsina road accident

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Katsina State has confirmed that 11 youths lost their lives in a road accident Sunday night while celebrating Sallah. Mr. Godwin Ngueku, the Katsina Sector Commander of the corps, confirmed the incident to the on Monday in Katsina. Ngueku said that the accident occurred when on a Peugeot Saloon Car carrying the youths ...

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Oyo govt. warns property owners against fraudulent task force operatives

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The Oyo State government has cautioned property owners in the state to beware of fraudulent individuals parading themselves and extorting money as government Task Force members, saying that adequate measures are being taken to checkmate this worrisome activity. The government said that its representatives are equipped with relevant documents and identification to distinguish them as genuine government officials and they ...

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Fashola temporarily fixes collapsed bridge in 24hours

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The temporary solution on the collapsed bridge occurred less than 24 hours after the works minister, Babatunde Fashola, pledged to ensure a palliative is put in place for motorists plying the route. Vehicular traffic on the Mokwa-Jebba road has eased following the temporary fixing of the Mowo bridge after it collapsed on Saturday night. The Federal Road Safety Corp had ...

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Massive road constructions have helped us discharge our duties with ease-FRSC

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Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said that the several road constructions and networks in Osun have helped the Corps in discharging her constitutional duties across the state. The Zonal Commanding Officer of the Federal Road Safety Corps in-charge of Zone 11, ACM Olumide Michael Olagunju‎, stated this when he paid a working visit to Aregbesola at the Governor’s office ...

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FRSC announces introduction of road safety education in schools

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The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has announced plans to introduce Road safety education in public primary and secondary schools in Plateau. Pat Emeordi, the Sector Commander of FRSC in Plateau state, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Jos. According to the Sector Commander, the initiative was aimed at inculcating ...

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FRSC partners NGO to reduce road crashes

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The Federal Road Safety Corps, Benue Command, has indicated interest to partner with an NGO, Road Caution Awareness Initiative, to reduce road crashes and fatalities. The Benue Sector Commander, Mr. David Mendie, made the disclosure while receiving a team from the NGO led by Mr. Noah Tsumbu, in his office on Friday in Makurdi. According to him, the partnership will ...

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FRSC records 456 road accidents deaths in one month

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says 456 people died and 3404 others were injured in 826 accidents recorded nationwide in January. The FRSC stated this in its CCC report for January signed by its Corps Marshal, Boboye Oyeyemi. According to the report, the January accident figure represents a 4-per cent decrease compared with the previous month of December 2017, ...

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Housing loan scheme will aid support to public sectors – Dogara

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The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Yakubu Dogara on Tuesday stated that the Bill to amend the Federal Government Housing Loan Board to administer housing loan scheme to public sector workers would bring succour to public servants by bridging the housing deficit and increasing productivity in the public sector. Dogara stated this in Abuja while declaring open a ...

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