September 22, 2016

14 family members lost after bus plunged into river

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC,  Kaduna Command, has confirmed the death of three persons and declared 14 others missing after an 18-seater bus plunged into River Rijana on Kaduna-Abuja road. The Sector’s Head of Operations, Salisu Galadunci, said that the accident occurred around 11 p.m. on Tuesday. Mr. Galadunci […]
September 15, 2016

How to drive safely when it’s raining- Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC

Driving while it’s raining is said to be a lot harder than driving in the snow. There is more to slowing down and taking your time. The lead agency on road safety administration and management in Nigeria, Federal Road Safety Corps put together some safety tips for motorists.     […]
September 5, 2016

First Aid: How to handle accident victims-Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC

There are times when we come in contact with accident victims and cannot help them just because we don’t know how to. So many people have died as a result of road crashes because of lack of help and we have read severally that road accidents are one of the […]
September 2, 2016

Ministry Of Transport and Federal Road Safety Commission partner to reduce accidents

Road accidents are one of the top 10 causes of death among Nigerians. The Lagos State Ministry of Transportation and the Federal Road Safety Corp (FRSC) are poised to undertake joint traffic monitoring to reduce road carnage arising from the current traffic flow pattern, especially at the Toll Gate/7up area […]
August 17, 2016

Enforcement of speed limiters on commercial vehicles to start in Nigeria from 1st October 2016

Road accidents are one of the top 10 causes of death in Nigeria and with the rate at which commercial vehicles have been crashing, this is a good development coming from the Federal Road Safety Corps, (FRSC). The Corps Marshal of the FRSC, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi has announced that enforcement of […]
May 10, 2016

Worn-out, fake tyres cause 5,288 accidents in Nigeria- FRSC

Image Credit: The Guardian  The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), yesterday, said between 2011 and 2015, now fewer than 5,288 road crashes across the federation resulted from either worn-out or sub-standard tyres. To check the menace, the corps has begun massive arrest and prosecution of erring vehicle owners with a […]
April 1, 2016

Nigeria recorded 98 crashes and 77 deaths during the Easter break- FRSC boss

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) on Friday reports that it has recorded 98 road crashes nationwide during the Easter holidays and festivities. Corps Marshal of the commission, Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, made this known during a press briefing in Abuja on the operations of the Easter holidays. He said the […]