Category: Transportation

Kano-Maiduguri road dualisation attains 55% completion

The dualisation of Section 1 of the Kano-Maiduguri Road, a 101km stretch, situated in Kano and Kastina states in the Northwest has reached 55 per cent completion 12...

COREN implores Federal Government to re – introduce weighbridges

The Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) has urged the Federal Government to reintroduce weigh bridges on highways to reduce overloading of...

ROAD: FERMA clears weeds on Ikorodu-Itokin road

The Federal Roads Maintenance Agency (FERMA) says it has removed weeds and overgrown trees on Ikorodu-Itokin road in Lagos to ensure better visibility and prevent...

Fashola against 1% allocation to FERMA for road rehabilitation

Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Tuesday opposed a proposed law seeking allocation of one per cent from Consolidated Revenue Fund to Federal...

NAHCO truck rams into Air Peace aircraft in Lagos

A truck operated by the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company on Thursday rammed into an aircraft belonging to Air Peace at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, disrupting...

20 vehicles burn as tanker explodes in Festac

No fewer than 20 vehicles and four commercial motorcycles were on Wednesday afternoon burnt when a tanker laden with petrol fell and spilled its content on the Festac...

FRSC chief Boboye Oyeyemi lauds Zamfara govt, security agencies on release of abducted personnel

The Federal Road Safety Commission, Boboye Oyeyemi, has appreciated the Zamfara State Government and security agencies for their roles that led to the release of an FRSC...

Railway: Nigeria to connect with Neighbouring Countries by Rail System

The Federal Government has revealed a railway master plan which would connect Nigeria with neighbouring countries through international rail lines. The Minister of...

Lagos Boat Accident: Death Toll Rises To 12

The death toll following a boat accident which occurred in Ilashe area of Lagos State on Sunday has increased to 12. This was confirmed in a statement issued by the...