Consequently, Bitrus said the Command has alerted all political parties to conduct their campaigns with utmost decorum and be safety conscious, since it is only the living and healthy that cast votes or be voted for during elections
Seidu, the Ijebu-Ode FRSC Unit Commander, said the action became imperative to curtail the excesses of convoy drivers whose actions endangered the lives of other road users
A copy of the judgment made available to newsmen in Lagos on Wednesday quotes Tsoho as declaring the sections null and void for being inconsistent with Section 6 of the 1999 Constitution
Ikegh ruled on the issue: “I would allow this appeal in part; for the avoidance of doubt, this appeal only succeeds in part to the effect that regulations 2012 has legal force, and is enforceable from October 1, 2013, the administrative date set by FRSC
The Forum of Spokespersons of Security and Response Agencies (FOSSRA) has issued a warning over the increasing activities of swindlers that engage in the use of unverified websites and fake social media platforms to defraud unsuspecting public and spread false information.
The lamination of vehicle number plates by motorists is a traffic offence, Ogochukwu Ugboma, a Sector Commander of Federal Road Safety Commission, has said.
An accident involving multiple vehicles after Karu Bridge on Nyanyan-Karu Road killed at least three persons on Saturday in Abuja.
Worried by the spate of avoidable crashes on the roads, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it is in the final stages of introducing speed limiting devices in vehicles plying Nigerian roads.
Until her new assignment, Uchegbu, who is a seasoned and thoroughbred officer, was the Nodal Officer at the FRSC SERVICOM Unit at the Abuja national headquarters, during which the Corps received commendable ratings for consistent compliance with SERVICOM principles
Chidoka, who spoke at farewell parade in his honour in Abuja on Tuesday, said that any nation which desired to develop must save the vulnerable group from road carnage
“Let me state that the plant was built in conformity with the global best practices, with cutting edge technology that will reduce the incidence of counterfeiting,” he said
He said there were two other plants in Awka, Anambra State and Lagos State, which produced 7,000 and 6,500 plates daily respectively
The President also nominated Suleiman Abubakar from Kwara State for confirmation by the Senate as a minister
The Zonal Commanding Officer of the FRSC in the state, ACM Yakubu O. Attah, disclosed this when he paid a courtesy visit to the Nigerian Association of Women Journalists, Plateau State chapter, at the NUJ conference hall in Jos
The commander said the truck was coming back from Gombe State, where the people attended the annual Maulud Celebrations commemorating the birth day of popular Islamic Scholar, late Sheikh Ibrahim Nyass
The Corps Marshal, Osita Chidoka, unfolded the new initiative at an air rescue demonstration at Girin Junction, Gwagwalada, Abuja
The court declared as illegal and unconstitutional the commission’s threat to begin the arrest and prosecution of motorists who were yet to obtain the new driver’s licences and number plates
The Niger State Sector Command of the FRSC said in a statement signed by the state’s Command’s Sector Commander, David Usman, that the act is posing a serious setback in the efforts of the state government and the Command toward drastic reduction of Road Traffic Crashes in the state
Bakare said the accident involved an articulated vehicle with registration no. XB 641 BBR which collided with a Volkswagen bus
Chidoka, who expressed dissatisfaction over the way the case was handled, stated that if it were in other countries, the foreigners involved would have been deported by the government
The Sector Commander, Chidi Nkwonta, described the statement as unfortunate and capable of misleading the public