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Buhari at Christmas: We can’t bring back the dead but we can make grieving families smile

Buhari at Christmas: We can’t bring back the dead but we can make grieving families smile

Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has said while the lives of those lost to floods, fire disasters, road accidents, farmers/herders clashes and insurgency cannot be brought back, smiles can be put on the faces of the grieving families. While describing it as a downside of 2018, he noted that Nigerians in the outgoing year […]
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Traffic accidents now 8th leading global cause of death – WHO

Traffic accidents now 8th leading global cause of death – WHO

The number of traffic-related deaths reached a high of 1.35 million in 2016, according to the 2018 Global Status Report on Road Safety, released by the World Health Organisation on Friday. It has also moved up to the eighth leading cause of death for people of all ages, ahead of HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis. “Road safety […]
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Desist from night journey-NEMA advises motorists

Desist from night journey-NEMA advises motorists

NAN The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has advised Nigerians to avoid traveling at night, especially during the yuletide, saying that night journey could put travelers in more danger, particularly accident. The Head of Imo/Abia operations unit of the agency, Mr Evans Ugoh, gave the advice at the inauguration of Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) […]
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FRSC says 33 accidents, 26 deaths recorded so far in Abia in 2018

FRSC says 33 accidents, 26 deaths recorded so far in Abia in 2018

NAN The Abia Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Commander Meshach Jatau, said on Friday that the state recorded 33 accidents between January and November 14, this year. Jatau made the disclosure at the Aba Park, while speaking to drivers at a sensitization programme organized by the State Ministry of Transport, in […]
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Ember months: FRSC corps Marshal directs eye test for motorists

Ember months: FRSC corps Marshal directs eye test for motorists

Wole Balogun, Ado Ekiti The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ekiti State, would soon begin to conduct eye test on road users, especially motorists, to make the ember months free of accidents. This is to prevent recurrent accidents involving road users. The Corps said the step became imperative owing to 1,602 deaths recorded on […]
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Africa loses 38% of pedestrians in road accidents annually – FRSC

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The Corps   Marshal,Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi has disclosed  that 38% of all Africa’s road traffic deaths involve pedestrians. He  disclosed this  during a presentation on Non-Motorized Transportation(NMT) at the general assembly of  West African Road Safety Organization (WARSO) in Dakar, Senegal. He also disclosed that half of the world’s road traffic deaths involve motorcyclists,  pedestrians (22%), cyclists (5%) while  31% of deaths involve car accidents. The remaining 19%  of deaths involve unspecified road users.
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