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Two lives are lost every four hours on Nigerian roads every year -NBS

Nigerian roads

NIGERIAN ROADS – Fresh facts have emerged that about 5,000 people died last year in Lagos State. Speaking at a one-day Interfaith Safety Seminar held Vehicle Inspection Service (VIS) Arcade in Lagos, the state Governor Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu appealed to Religious Leaders to enlighten members of their Churches and Mosques on need to check their vehicles at regular intervals and ...

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NBS reports 1,331 road accident deaths in Q2

NBS

Not less than 1,331 Nigerians died in the road crashes in the second quarter of 2018.The figure was contained in the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) “Road Transport Data (Q2 2018)’’ report released on Tuesday in Abuja. The report said 1,257 of the 1,331 Nigerians that died, representing 94 per cent of the figure, were adults while the remaining 74 ...

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NBS records 2,598 road accidents deaths in 6months

NBS

No fewer than 2, 598 Nigerians died in road accidents between October 2017 and March 2018, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). The NBS disclosed this in the Road Transport Data for the 4th quarter, 2017 and 1st quarter, 2018, posted on its website. The breakdown showed that 1, 306 Nigerians died in road accidents in the fourth ...

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

Road accidents

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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Housing, electricity costs push inflation to 18.48%

Lagos house prices and economic recession

New Telegraph reports that the monthly inflation rate commonly referred to as Consumer Price Index (CPI) has risen by 0.15 per cent from 18.33 per cent to 18.48 per cent in the month of November, according to the monthly inflation data released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). NBS cited increases in costs of water, housing, electricity, gas and clothing ...

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