Dozens dead, injured as truck conveying campaign materials crashes into market in Ekiti State

It was a black Saturday for the residents of Iworoko Ekiti as a Dangote truck conveying bags of rice killed dozens of people. Official casualty from the accident is yet to be announced, but witnesses said at least 45 people may have been killed. The rice being conveyed were bagged with campaign stickers of an… Read More Dozens dead, injured as truck conveying campaign materials crashes into market in Ekiti State

Six police cadets, two other die in fatal auto crash 

Six cadet Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) of the Police Academy Wudil, Kano and two other passengers lost their lives on Sunday in a car accident along the dilapidated Kano-Zaria expressway. The cadets, including a female cadet ASP Aisha Bello, were said to be on their way home after a semester break when the Golf… Read More Six police cadets, two other die in fatal auto crash 

Eight dead as petrol tankers collide and explode in Taraba

At least, eight people were reported dead on Wednesday evening following an explosion from two fuel tankers in Zing, Taraba State. The incident happened while a tanker driver was reportedly running from soldiers chasing him. The driver was said to have lost control of the wheel and in a bid to regain balance, tumbled on… Read More Eight dead as petrol tankers collide and explode in Taraba

Four dead, several injured as SUV collides with commercial bus at Lekki toll gate 

​​Four persons have been reported dead following an accident that occured at Lekki Toll gate, Lagos. It was gathered that the accident occurred after a Lexus GX470 SUV, with registration number KJA–615DF, plying one way ran into a commercial bus, with registration number KRE-302XA, that was just cleared by the ticketing officers at the toll… Read More Four dead, several injured as SUV collides with commercial bus at Lekki toll gate 

Two dead, scores injured as school bus crashes in Plateau State

Two pupils of Our Lady of Fatima School, Kuru, near Jos in Plateau, lost their lives in an accident involving their school bus on Monday. An official of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) at the site of the incident, said that the early morning accident, which occurred around Mararaba-Jama’a road, was as a result… Read More Two dead, scores injured as school bus crashes in Plateau State

Six dead, twelve missing as boats conveying traders collide in Niger State 

At least six traders were reported dead while 12 persons missing after a boat mishap on Wednesday in River Niger in Shanga Local Government Area of the state. It was gathered that the incident happened following a head-on collision of two canoes carrying traders and their goods on Tuesday at about 8:30 p.m. in Barikin… Read More Six dead, twelve missing as boats conveying traders collide in Niger State 

Four dead as fuel tank collides with truck along Lagos-Ibadan expressway

Four persons have been confirmed dead after a loaded fuel tanker collided with a container-laden truck. The accident occurred at Onigari Village, close to the Foursquare Gospel Church camp at Ajebo, along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. It was gathered that the truck hit the tanker by the side and went up in flames. The Public Relations… Read More Four dead as fuel tank collides with truck along Lagos-Ibadan expressway