Road Safety

FRSC to Prosecute School Owners…if

By: EFULA ABBAHDEEN (with Agency Reports) The Sector Commander of the FRSC in Ekiti, Mr Ismail Kugu, has said that the commission would prosecute any private school owner who fails to register the institution’s fleet with the command. Kugu said this at the presentation of certificates to successful fleet operators under the Road Transport Safety Standardisation Scheme (RTSSS) programme in ...

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NAN Boss, Bayo Onanuga, Commends FRSC on Use of Information Technology

The Managing Director of News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Bayo Onanuga has commended the leadership of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) for its huge investment in information technology to drive its operations, saying the Corps technological platform is comparable to the best that obtains anywhere in the world. He gave the commendation today during his courtesy visit on the ...

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Motorists Driving Against Traffic to Undergo Psychiatric Test – FRSC

By:ROTIMI ASHER It will no longer be business as usual for motorists, who drive against traffic, as the Federal Road Safety Corp (FRSC) has directed its officers to apprehend, arrest and subject culprits to psychiatric test. The  Lagos Zonal Commander of FRSC, Lagos, Assistant Corps Marshal Nseobong Akpabio, disclosed this to Motoring World  during an exclusive interview at the Corps’ Lagos ...

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Oyeyemi Urges Staff to Donate Blood, Harps on Physical Fitness Exercise

The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Boboye Oyeyemi has urged staff of the FRSC to generously donate blood in the ongoing campaign for free blood donation by the National Blood Transfusion Service, saying the life saved through blood donation could be that of the donor. He stated this on Saturday during the FRSC’s monthly walking/jogging exercise ...

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FRSC Institutes Anti-Bribery Awards

By:FRANK BOYEDE (Senior Correspondent) The Federal Road Safety Commission has instituted a quarterly award, to compensate field officers, who refuse to accept bribe from motorists. Mr. Nseobong Akpabio, Assistant Corp Marshal, Zonal Commanding Officer, FRSC, Lagos State Command, disclosed this to Motoring World in a telephone interview on Saturday. According to him, the award, next of which holds on 14th ...

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FRSC Ogere Unit Embarks on Pothole Repairs

By: FEMI OWOEYE After a long and vain waiting for appropriate government agency, the Federal Road Safety Commission, Ogere Unit has taken it upon itself to patch up dangerous pot-holes dotting Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. Motoring World, on Wednesday, stumbled on the unit personnel, repairing damaged spots of the expressway around Ishara, Ogun State. Interviewed on the spot, Olaluwoye Akinwumi, Head of Operations, ...

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Why We Are Doing Potholes Repair on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, By Olaluwoye Akinwumi, HOO, FRSC, Ogere Unit

Travelling along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway on Wednesday 8th of June 2016, Motoring World Editor, Femi Owoeye, stumbled on the personnel of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ogere Unit, Ogun State Zonal Command, mixing gravel with cement and patching up pot holes dotting Ishara section of the Expressway. He stopped and had a chat with the team headed by Olaluwoye Akinwumi, ...

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Shell Donates N14m Post-Accident Equipment to FRSC, Rivers Govt

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) on Friday donated post-crash equipment worth N14 million to Federal Road Safety Corps and Rivers Government. Handing over the equipment in Port Harcourt, Mr Kiri Obomanu, SPDC’s Coordinator, Road Safety Unit, said the equipment would be used to save lives of accident victims. He said aside the equipment that the company had trained and kitted ...

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Experts Urge Nigerian Professional Drivers to Embrace Technology

Stakeholders in the nation’s transport sector have called on professional drivers to take advantage of modern technology for them to be relevant in their profession. The stakeholders spoke at the maiden edition of the Nigerian Driver’s Conference with the theme,: “Enhancing Driving Experience, Reducing Risks, Crashes and Casualties”, held on Saturday in Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports ...

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