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Road Safety speaks on screening for 2018 recruitment

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has announced that the screening and physical fitness assessment have been scheduled for Monday 24, September, 2018, across all state capitals in Nigeria. The uploading of the application forms which started on May 28, will be finalized as the commission directed applicants to check...

Buhari lauds FRSC for reducing road crashes in 30 of establishment

President Muhammadu Buhari felicitates with the management and staff of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) as the organisation celebrates 30 years of its establishment. The President commends the vision of its founding fathers in February 1988 in response to the unacceptable level of road crashes in the country. President Buhari...

Accidents claimed 416 lives in Kaduna in 2017– FRSC reveals

No fewer than 416 people lost their lives in 593 accidents involving 882 vehicles and 4,688 people in Kaduna State from January to December 2017. Umar Ibrahim, the Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), in the state made this disclosure in an interview with the News Agency...

FRSC advises motorists to avoid traveling during blurred visibility

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has advised motorists to be cautious and avoid traveling when visibility is blurred. The Ogun Sector Commander of the corps, Mr Clement Oladele, gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abeokuta on Tuesday. Oladele said the advice became...

Accidents claimed 10 lives in Osun in December – FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in Osun on Tuesday said that 10 persons lost their lives in 19 motor accidents across the state in Dec. 2017. The Sector Commander, Mr Anthony Oko, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Osogbo. Oko attributed the...

143 die, 843 injured in auto crashes in Edo

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Edo says a total of 143 persons died and 843 others were injured in various auto crashes across the state in 2017. Mr Samuel Odukoya, the FRSC Sector Commander, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in...

158 persons died in road accidents in Katsina State in 2017—-FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) said that no fewer than 158 persons were killed in road accidents in Katsina State in 2017 as against 183 in 2016. Mr Godwin Ngueku, the FRSC Sector Commander in the state, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...

No record of road crash at Christmas celebrations in Kuje – FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Kuje Command, said that it recorded zero road crash during the Christmas celebrations in Kuje Area Council. The FRSC Unit Commander, Solomon Igbogbo, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kuje on Thursday. Igbogbo commended road users for adhering...

Demons don’t cause accident in ember months, FRSC reveals what causes accidents

As Nigerians gradually deepens into ember months, fear and excitments are building up on expectation, especially as many would be embarking on festivity trip or expecting loved ones to come visiting. The cause of the fear is not far-fetched other than the perceived higher number of accident usually recorded during...

Inspection Time! FRSC boss do haircut for women officers

The Rivers state Sector Commander of the Federal Road Satety Corps, Mr Andrew Kumapayi, on Monday carried out unusual general inspection on the staff at headquaurters in Port Harcourt. The commender did sanitation on officers and female officers whose hair styles are contrary to the norms and code of the...

We have not started carrying arms – FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has denied that it has been mandated to carry arms. It, therefore, urged members of the public, to ignore such reports going round. Speaking on Monday, Mr. Bisi Kazeem, the head of Media Relations and Strategy of the FRSC, said the rumour was being circulated...

FRSC set date for implementation of speed limit device in vehicles

Starting from October 1, 2016, the Federal Road Safety Corps, (FRSC), will enforce the use of the Speed Limit Device in all commercial vehicles. To ensure no one is ignorant of the latest development, Anambra State Sector Command of the Corps has organized a one-day sensitization meeting, for both commercial...

Presidency opens up on CBN, FIRS, others’ secret recruitment

The Presidency has finally addressed rumours circulating of secret recruitment within top government agencies. The Presidency in its address described the allegation as inaccurate as there was no record whatsoever of shady recruitment involving children and cronies of government officials. The presidency also explained the reason behind the exclusion of the...

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