Tag: transport

Obalende: Police arrest hoodlums, to grill transport union leaders

As Osun Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Police Brutality, Human Rights Violations and Related Extra Judicial Killings resumed sitting on Thursday, one of the petitioners, Mr. Adeolu Paul Sunday narrated…

● Gunmen Abduct Seven Transport Union Workers In Osun

Armed men have reportedly kidnapped seven transport union workers at Iwaraja Junction along the Ilesa/Akure Expressway in Atakunmosa West Local Government Area, Osun State. Our correspondent gathered that the kidnappers…

● Suspected Fulani herdsmen kidnap seven transport workers in Osun

Seven transport union workers have been kidnapped at Iwaraja junction along Ilesha/Akure expressway in Atakunmosa West Local Government Area, Osun. Nairalovers gathered that the seven transport workers were travelling from…

● Lagos auctions 83 vehicles for violating transport law

By Robert Egbe   Lagos State Ministry of Justice and the state Task Force on Environmental and Special Offences yesterday supervised the public auction of 83 vehicles forfeited for violating…

Govt committed to multimodal transport system, says LAGFERRY boss

Our Reporter The Managing Director of Lagos Ferry Services (LAGFERRY), Mr. Abdoulbaq Ladi Balogun, has said the government is committed to a multimodal transport system aimed at tackling gridlock. He spoke at…

December 30: Returnees Pay Less Transport Fares From Onitsha To Abuja

On Wednesday, travellers from Onitsha, Anambra state, paid between 5,500 naira (for long buses) and about 8,000 naira as transport fare for small buses and cars to the Federal Capital…

“Most men don’t know how to act,” – Lady laments after her date did nothing about her ₦14,500 transport fare

A Nigerian lady on Twitter has lamented on the ill-treatment she got on her first date with a man. The Twitter user identified with the username @ miss_ezeani on Twitter,…

Soldiers warned against evading transport fare in Lagos

 Philip Nwosu Soldiers of the Nigerian Army Engineers Corps have been warned against using public transports and not paying fare, especially as the corps has provided two shuttle buses to…

FRSC tasks major oil marketers, road transport owners on road safety

Worried by recurring incidences of road carnage across the country, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has directed the officials of Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) and the…

Transport diversification will reduce cost, port gridlock -NSC

 Mr Hassan Bello, Executive Secretary, Nigeria Shippers Council(NSC) has said that diversified means of transportation would reduce the cost of transport and port gridlock in the country. Bello told newsmen…

Govt approves N10bn to cushion COVID-19 setback in transport sector

The Federal Government has approved N10 billion to cushion the sufferings encountered by road transport workers and operators as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Minister of State for Transportation,…

Bank of Transport will reduce crime – RTEAN

Christopher Oji Road Transport Employers’ Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) has vowed to eradicate all sorts of crimes, especially thuggery and robbery, if the Federal Government creates a Bank of Transportation….

CSDP executes over 500 projects in health, education, transport in Taraba

Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo The Community and Social Development Projects (CSDP) on Thursday said that it has executed over five hundred projects in the areas of education, transportation and health in…

Interstate movement: Transport fare increases as association reveals arrangement of seats

Transport Operators under the aegis of Public Transport Owners of Nigeria, has issued guidelines following the reopening of interstate movements. The group after its emergency meeting in Onitsha, Anambra on…

Buhari approves ECOWAS’ request to transport, distribute COVID-19 medical supplies within sub-region

 President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the request of ECOWAS for  the West African Health Organisation (WAHO) to transport and distribute COVID-19 medical supplies from Abuja regional hub to other ECOWAS…