Scores of people are missing and feared dead after an overloaded boat capsized in the northwestern Nigerian state of Kebbi on Wednesday with around 180 passengers on board, government authorities. Drivers' License: FRSC begins computer-based test for fresh applicants July 8, 2021; National Challenges: Nigeria will come out stronger - PFN July 8, 2021; AIB-N releases 8 reports involving serious aircraft incidents, accidents July 8, 2021; Police foil robbery operation, arrest suspect in Delta July 8, 202 A no-fault car accident occurs in states with no-fault insurance laws.In 16 states, drivers are required to have personal injury protection on their car insurance policy.Personal injury protection (PIP) helps pay for your medical expenses after a car accident, regardless of who caused it South Africa has temporarily closed its diplomatic missions in Nigeria following reprisal attacks by Nigerians triggered by xenophobic violence in South Africa. Between Sunday and Wednesday, mobs.
On a drive from Lagos to nearby city Ibadan, a 10-mile stretch of road took us about four hours to get past because the amount of cracks and potholes in the road created utter gridlock.2 Amusingly, a stretch of gridlock is called a go-slow in Nigeria, and part of a Nigerian go-slow is utter lawlessness, as cars do insane things like drive. Nigeria's foreign reserves received a $200 million boost Tuesday following the order of the London commercial court, instructing the release of the $200 million guarantee put in place as security for the stay of execution granted the country. The guarantee was in respect of the appeal filed by the federal government against the judgement of Justice Butcher fo An example of this would be a driver of a speeding car causing an accident. In such a case, the driver would likely be found negligent because they failed to exercise the same care as that of a driver obeying the speed limit. A lawsuit involving negligence in a car accident is based on the legal theory that the injured party can recover their. Yes, Imo State is one of the safest states in Nigeria. This state was created in 1976. She likes in Southeastern Nigeria. It is a socially diverse state and known for her observance of peace and unity. Owerri is the capital of Imo State. A serene.
Source: Dave Paco Abraham / Flickr. THE COMMUTE: Sure there are a lot of cars on the road, but just to say that's what causes traffic congestion is overly simplistic.Yet that's what many believe. Just get rid of all the cars, encourage the use of bikes by building more bike lanes, and improve mass transit, and all our congestion problems will be solved . The governor was returning from a rally in Afuze, headquarters of Owan East local government area, when a lorry suddenly veered off its track, facing the. Lives are being lost through incessant accidents, we don't want a repeat and the state government or leadership of whoever is controlling the road, they are not showing any concern as expected. I don't know if it is the federal government that needs to intervene but there is a need to dualise the road. This is too bad, so pathetic The road is as big a problem for taxi drivers as it is for other road users. Commercial vehicles drivers and motorcyclists are hardly seen at the Akufo end of the stretch. Therefore, residents are often left to wait in the open for several hours before they get a means of transportation out of or further inside the town
They called on the government to expedite action on the reconstruction of the collapsed Niger Bridge in order to reduce tension caused by the heavy volume of traffic on the federal road. Speaking on the development, Francis Adetunji, the Unit Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps in Omu-Aran, said the command was on top of the situation Politics of Nigeria's bad roads. In recent years, Nigeria has witnessed a series of kidnapping by armed groups and terrorists, with a 2020 report by SB Morgen showing that between 2011 and 2020. Based on the current economic trend in Nigeria with regard state of the Nigeria economy most Nigerians still belief that the crisis in Nigeria is a result of the failure of the government to. The law of accidents in Nigeria is to each according to his capacity. The numbers are different but the percentage mortality is the same. An aircraft carrying 110 people kills 103, a luxurious bus carrying 70 kills 64, while a station wagon carrying 10 kills 9
Government to foot medical bills of July 12 Tema Motorway accident victims - Road Minister I didn't blame drivers for increase in road accidents - Roads Minister debunks reports. In January, the federal government flagged-off a scheme to revitalise about 10,000 healthcare centres across Nigeria, starting with 109, one in each senatorial district Bank Of Nigeria (Governor) +234-9098417811. Here at the Scam Hunter website (scamhunter.org) we document scam messages like the one above in order to help people around the world avoid online scams and frauds. Please share our scam alerts with your friends and coworkers today INTRODUCTION. Lately, Indian society is experiencing a growing awareness regarding patient's rights. This trend is clearly discernible from the recent spurt in litigation concerning medical professional or establishment liability, claiming redressal for the suffering caused due to medical negligence, vitiated consent, and breach of confidentiality arising out of the doctor-patient relationship The truth, the blunt truth, the unvarnished truth, is that no government in Nigeria will be able to properly and sufficiently protect Nigerians in all the nooks and crannies of Nigeria without a.
Determining who is more or less to blame is a favorite pastime in the West and in the Muslim East and each blames the other. It is an interesting statistic. From 72 to 75 percent in Europe have a. Especially when the other driver is at fault for the crash, your best bet may be to file a third-party vehicle damage claim. By David Goguen , J.D. If your vehicle has been damaged in a car accident , and you've got good car insurance coverage, you likely have a couple of options for getting your car fixed and back on the road
Blame them not for in obodo dike Nigeria, the rogue politician is man of the people; the thief is hero. Our skin has become so coarse, so thick, our blood so pale with perfidy that we have lost. I'm not one to compare Nigeria and western countries, as I don't see the point but the US government( both at the Federal, State and City level), charitable organizations, even individuals. The Triology of Road Development and the Logic of Planning Process in Nigeria: A Polycentric Environmental Planning Perspective. 18 Pages. The Triology of Road Development and the Logic of Planning Process in Nigeria: A Polycentric Environmental Planning Perspective. Moses Ogunbiyi Less than 78 hours after Governor Nyesom Wike lifted the curfew imposed on Rivers State, five persons returning from a club were confirmed dead in a road accident along the NTA road, in Obio/Akpor.
In addition, in 2007, road accidents claimed 3,267 in three (3) states in Nigeria namely Osun, Ondo, and Oyo State. Source: The Punch Newspaper, Nigeria. A research also shows that one (1) out of five (5) deaths daily comes from road accident Road accident. Blood-stained woman's body found along Iwo Road. 1. 13 Sept 2013. Ido-Osun. Road accident. A vehicle hit two soldiers riding a bike. 1. 6 Nov 2013. Iwoye. Road accident. Auto crash killed a passenger. 1. 9 Nov 2013. Ido-Osun. Land dispute. Man macheted, later died in his room. 1. 28 Feb 2014. Ofatedo. Road accident. A male. The Federal Government should just make it optional, especially in a country where if one is involved in an accident, the vehicle owners are responsible for their cars. The insurance companies are probably backed by law and just defrauding Nigerians, Alabelewe said
At local government level, my people want all executive looters and crooks arrested and prosecuted and their loots returned to the LGA for rural development. My own former local chairman could not even grade the commercially vital Obama Enyiogugu to Afor Ajala meat market road used by traders from Owerri capital The cause of this problem is the journalist who displayed such rubbish before the public.The governors duty is to pass law,while those uniformed men,police,army and other enforce the law.Now,if a soldier broke the law,which all nigerians leaders do.It should be addressed in a manner,that will not provoke the nigerian army.Pls we all should. Nigeria: Kano reels after emir attack. We suddenly saw them running towards the convoy, shooting again and again, says Muhammad Dalatu, remembering the recent attack on one of Nigeria's most. The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun has confirmed the death of nine people in an accident involving two vehicles on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway on Wednesday.. The Sector Commander of FRSC.
Tragedy struck on Friday in Ado-Ekiti Ekiti when a commercial vehicle rammed into a commercial motorcycle in Bawa Road, killing the driver and a student of the Ekiti State University he was carrying If another driver causes their vehicle to collide with the rear of yours, there is fault on their part. Rule 126 of the Highway Code states: Leave enough space between you and the vehicle in front so that you can pull up safely if it suddenly stops For three weeks, since a major oil company, known as Frontier Oil Limited with one of its operational base in Uquo, Esit Eket local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State brought down four electric poles along James Town Road, Ata Idung Afaha Eket that distribute electricity to a community of seven villages in Eket local government area The 11 days before and after Eid-ul-Azha saw 207 dead and 289 injured in 158 road accidents across Bangladesh, according to a report from the Road Safety Foundation. Approximately 81.64 percent of.
Government guidance requiring the admission of COVID-19 patients into nursing homes may have put residents at increased risk of harm in some facilities and may have obscured the data available to. By FR. BRIAN W. HARRISON, OS The ugly and shameful topic of clerical sexual abuse has once again hit the headlines over the last year, prompting renewed questions about its causes. The authoritative John Jay College of Criminal Justice study (1) found that about 81 percent of clerically abused minors between 1950 and 2002 were males. Indeed, if we focus only on the older (pubescent and post. The deep freeze stretches all the way to Texas, where surprised drivers have been slipping and sliding on ice roads all day. Dallas fire and rescue crews have been busy responding to a few major wrecks, but mostly fender benders. Police report at least five cases of people crashing into fire trucks and ambulances already parked at accident sites NAFA is the world's premier not-for-profit association for professionals who manage fleets of sedans, law enforcement vehicles, trucks, and buses of all types and sizes, and a wide range of military and off-road equipment for organizations across the globe. Join NAFA Renew Membershi Militants in Nigeria unrelenting in their attack on oil workers, kidnap four more by Joel Olatunde AgoiWed Aug 9, 3:12 PM ET Militants in Nigeria's southern oil-rich Niger Delta region have kidnapped two Norwegians and two Ukrainians, adding them to a growing list of victims in an unrelenting series of attacks on foreign oil workers
Domestic violence is a global problem. In Europe, estimates the WHO, violence in the home is the primary cause of injury and death for women aged 16-44, more lethal than road accidents or cancer. Indeed, violence against women, said then-UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan in 1999, knows no boundaries of geography, culture or wealth A Nine seater Sharon car loaded with passengers, travelling to Borno state from Abuja was involved in an accident with a Dangote trailer at about four in the evening, killing all passengers on boa In 2019, road traffic accidents caused by drunk drivers tended to decrease (12,040; -3.5 %); 11,510 (-4 %) persons died and 160,725 (-0.4 %) persons were injured.Conclusion. Drivers' health is directly related to road traffic safety; health promotion would contribute to decreasing the number of road traffic accidents and traffic-related injuries But the driver of the bus, Malam Shafiu Sani, said that when he picked Garba from Madalla, a town in Suleja Local Government Area (along Kaduna-Abuja road), the suspect came onto the bus with the bag. Aside the driver of the vehicle, other passengers also testified that the suspect brought a bag with him onto the vehicle. Investigation is. The Regulations, Inspections and Compliance Directorate of the National Road Safety Authority (NRSA) has stepped up efforts to engage stakeholders to promote good road user behaviour. Mr Kwame.