Tag archive for ‘FRSC’
By admin On Sunday, January 12th, 2020

Delta Line Driver Flees After Crushing Pregnant Woman To Death

LAGOS JANUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A pregnant woman was on Saturday crushed to death by a Delta Line Hiace bus along the Onitsha-Asaba expressway by Coker Junction, in Oshimili South L.G.A, Delta State. The incident More...

By admin On Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Delta: Female Tricycle Rider, Two Others Killed In Ekiugbo Accident

LAGOS DECEMBER 5TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Three persons including a female driver of a commercial tricycle popularly known as keke, were yesterday confirmed dead while four others sustained various degrees of injuries in More...

By admin On Sunday, May 13th, 2018

Delta: FRSC Dismisses Two officers Over Fake Drivers’ License Deal

LAGOS MAY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Two Officers of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) Delta State Sector, have been dismissed from service over their alleged involvement in “fake drivers’ license deal.” Mr. More...

By admin On Monday, May 22nd, 2017

FRSC Officials Discover Sacks Of Marijuana Concealed In Apprehended Vehicle

LAGOS MAY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has revealed that its patrol team had apprehended and impounded a vehicle along Badagry Seme Border for Seat belt Violation and Driver Licence Violation, More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Ambode ‘Permanently’Bans VIO From Lagos Roads, Restricts FRSC To Highways

LAGOS MAY 16TH (URHOBOTDAY)-A big relief has come the way of Lagos motorists as the State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has ordered permanent withdrawal of the Vehicles Inspection officials, otherwise called More...

By admin On Sunday, May 7th, 2017

Tragedy: 36 Perish, Baby Survives In Lagos-Ibadan Road Accident

LAGOS MAY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Over 36 people were killed after two passenger buses collided and caught fire at a quarry site along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway, on yesterday. A witness told NAN that the two 18-seater More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Former Aviation Minister, Chidoka joins League of PEFON Professional Distinguished Fellows

Osita Chidoka LAGOS APRIL 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Professional Excellence Foundation of Nigeria in line with its mandate of recognizing professionals who have excelled in their chosen fields, have chosen on merit More...

By admin On Saturday, March 11th, 2017

Custom Boss Dares Lawmakers: I’ll Appear Before Senate If The Right Thing Is Done

Custom Boss Hamid Ali LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY: Hameed Ali, Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs service (NCS) has reiterated his stand that he will not appear before the Senate to explain his policy More...

By admin On Monday, December 12th, 2016

When Maritime Journalists Protest against Rots of Tin-Can, Apapa Wharf Road (PHOTOS)

MAJAN members on protest rally over the bad condition of Tin Can and Apapa Wharf road By David Oladimeji. LAGOS DECEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Uncomfortable with the perennial Apapa Tin Can and Wharf Road gridlock More...

By admin On Friday, May 20th, 2016

FRSC Kick-Starts Six-Day Tyres Monitoring Exercise on Monday

LAGOS MAY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In continuation of the just concluded Stakeholders’ forum on tyres held on the 9th May 2016, at Shehu Musa Yar’Adua Centre, Abuja, and the free vehicle tyre safety check that is More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

FRSC, Ocholi’s Family at ‘Cross Road’ over Cause of Accident

Remains of crashed vehicle LAGOS MARCH 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Road Safety Commission,FRSC and family of Nigeria’s Minister of Labour and Employment, James Ocholi seem to sing different song as to the true More...

By admin On Friday, December 25th, 2015

Anambra: Five Died as Vehicle Plunges into Oji River on Xmas Eve

There was tragedy on the Onitsha-Enugu expressway as five people lost their lives on Christmas Eve, Thursday morning, December 24. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the accident occured at about 1.25am More...

By admin On Friday, October 30th, 2015

Ember Months: FRSC Takes Enlightenment Campaign to Ughelli, Provides Free Eye Test to Drivers (PHOTOS)

Officials of FRSC and members of Ughelli NURTW in group picture after the enlightenment campaign and free eye and High blood pressure test By Omamuzo Efidhere LAGOS OCTOBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Road Safety More...

By admin On Friday, October 23rd, 2015

Guinness Donates Breathalyzers to FRSC for Ember Months Campaign

MD/CEO, Guinness Nigeria, Peter Ndegwa (2nd Right) hands over a set of breathalyser to the Lagos Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Commission, Mr. Hyginius Omeje, with Head of Policy and Public Affairs, Michael More...

By admin On Friday, October 23rd, 2015

FRSC to Work for the Implementation of Axle Load Control in ECOWAS

LAGOS OCTOBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Boboye Oyeyemi who is also the Chairman of the National Committee on the implementation of the ECOWAS policy on axle load More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Mama Awolowo Burial: FRSC Promises to Provide Adequate Traffic Management

HID Awolowo LAGOS OCTOBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Boboye Oyeyemi has assured the Awolowo family that the Corps is determined to provide adequate traffic management More...

By admin On Saturday, August 29th, 2015

Ebonyi: Dave Umahi Laments Death of 20 People in Auto-Crash

David Umahi LAGOS AUGUST 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ebonyi StateGovernor, Engr. Dave Umahi, on Saturday lamented the death of about 20 people in an accident on the Ezillo section of the Abakaliki-Enugu Highway on Friday More...

By admin On Saturday, August 8th, 2015

15 Die in Delta Line Auto Crash

LAGOS AUGUST 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Fifteen persons, including the driver of a Delta State Mass-Transit bus were, Thursday, evening crashed to death in fatal motor accident that occurred on the Benin/Asaba Expressway, More...

By admin On Sunday, February 15th, 2015

11 Women Supporters of Nigeria’s First Lady Perish in Auto Crash

LAGOS FEBRUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-At least 11 female supporters of the First Lady, Patience Jonathan, died in a road accident on Saturday night, officials have said. The victims were all in the same bus that was More...

By admin On Thursday, July 10th, 2014

FG Orders FRSC to Impound Vehicles without Proper Customs Papers

LAGOS JULY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has been empowered by the Federal Government to henceforth impound any vehicle imported into Nigeria without genuine Customs clearance. President More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Delta: Ughelli Government Residential Area (GRA) Converted to Refuse Dump

By Ibebe Rufus LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A part of the Government Reservation Area (G.R.A) located in Ughelli North LGA, Delta State of Nigeria has been converted into a big refuse dump by residents of Olotu More...

By admin On Friday, October 11th, 2013

Officers of Lagos State Anti-Robbery Squad in Trouble for Shooting FRSC Officer, Conductor, Others

Inspector General of Police, Nr Mohammed Abubakar orders arrest of the SARS Officers LAGOS OCTOBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY0-The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar, has ordered the immediate arrest of a team More...

By admin On Saturday, July 20th, 2013

Sympathisers Weep as Pastor, 4 Others Perish in Ghastly Motor Accident

LAGOS JULY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A ghastly motor accident has claimed the lives of a pastor who was burnt to death and four others along Ibusa-Ogwashi-Uku, while the wife of the pastor is presently hospitalized. Our More...

By admin On Saturday, June 8th, 2013

FRSC Drags 89 Traffic Violators to Court in Delta

June 8th Lagos (URHOBOTODAY) Ughelli- THE Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, zone 5, has arraigned at least 89 persons for violating traffic rules in Delta State as part of its effort to reduce the rate of accidents More...