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Train rams into school bus, kills four persons

At least four children were killed and seven people were seriously injured on Thursday after a train crashed into a school bus at a level crossing in southern France, police sources said. The bus, which was carrying mainly junior high school students, was struck by the train in Millas about …

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People injured in multiple auto crash

A few persons were injured in an auto accidents that occurred at Calica bus stop, a few kilometres from Adegbayi town, along Ife/Ibadan express way, on Thursday afternoon. The report, posted by Facebook user, Mr. Aloma Olamilekan Yusuf, happened at 3.56pm local time. He reported that though no life was …

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Woman to sue Gas company over husband’s death

A widow, Tawakalitu Owolabi, has accused a gas company of refusing to compensate the family since the death of her husband, Lateef Owolabi. Tawakalitu explained that her 52-year-old husband had been asked to take some gas cylinders to Ilorin, Kwara State, sometime in November 2016, and was involved in an …

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Truck hits car along Edo road, kills one person, injure two others

An auto crash in the Oredo Local Government Area of Edo State led to the death of one person, while two others were left injured on Monday. It was gathered that the accident occurred in the New Benin area when a truck hit a red Toyota Camry marked, BEN 348 …

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Seven persons die in Sagamu-Ijebu Ode Expressway

It was a sad day,at area J4 along Sagamu-Ijebu-Ode Expressway as seven persons where confirmed dead. The multiple crash occurred at about 5.30a.m. and involved 28 persons and three vehicles. The Ogun State Sector Commander of Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, Clement Oladele, who confirmed this, said eight persons were …

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One person confirmed dead on Lagos Ibadan Expressway crash

The Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps said one person died and one sustained injuries in an accident that occurred on the Lagos -Ibadan Expressway on Thursday,according to reports the accident was due to overspeeding. Akinbiyi said that a Benz Truck with registration number KRD 379 XM was trying to …

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11 persons die on Nigerian road every day – Reports

At least 1,070 Nigerians have been confirmed dead while traveling on road in the third quarter,according to the National Bureau of Statistics. This indicates that in the 92 days that make up the third quarter, July 1 to September 30, an average 11 people died from road accidents daily. The …

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Seven year old boy crushed to death by truck driver

A truck driver crushed to death a roadside mechanic and a 7-year-old boy at Oke Ore, along Sango-Ota-Owode Expressway, around 11am on Tuesday. According to reports, the driver of the truck, which was travelling towards Owode lost control of the vehicle and ran over the victims. The mechanic was said …

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Three persons killed in accident on Abeokuta-Sagamu Expressway

A Honda Civic and a white Nissan Cabstar were both involved in an accident at Olorunsogo village along the Abeokuta-Sagamu Expressway, leaving three persons dead. The Public Relations Officer, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), Mr. Babatunde Akinbiyi, who confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday, …

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Three persons burnt death in a ghastly accident

Three persons were confirmed dead on Saturday night, after they were burnt to death in an auto crash at Olorunsogo, along Kobape-Siun expressway, Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State. The Public Relations Officer of Traffic Compliance and Enlightenment Corps, Babatunde Akinbiyi, who made this known, said the accident involved …

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Trailer driver kills motorcyclist in Enugu State

There was unrest in Ugwuoba community in the Oji River Local Government Area, Enugu state following the killing of a motorcyclist in an accident involving a trailer. The spokesman for the Enugu State Police Command, Ebere Amaraizu, in a statement on Saturday, said the incident occurred on Friday in the …

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Truck crush pregnant woman to death in Ogun State

A pregnant woman along side seven other persons were crushed to death in an accident involving a white Volvo truck and a red Nissan blue bird at mechanic village along OGTV/Ajebo road in Abeokuta. Mr Clement Oladele, the Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps in Ogun who confirmed the incident …

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Imo auto crash – 19 persons burnt to death

It was an ugly scene in  Imo State, when an 18-seater bus travelling from Orlu to Owerri, collided with a fuel truck in Imo State on Friday, killing 19 persons in the bus. It was learnt that the truck loaded with diesel was on its way to Orlu when the …

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Train rams behind a truck kills nine persons in Lagos

At least nine persons lost their lives on Thursday to a road accident at the Kara end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, Ogun State, and in a train crash in the Fagba area of Lagos State. While the Kara incident was a multiple accident involving 16 vehicles, the Lagos crash involved …

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Private car owner plunges into River in Benin Road

A private car has plunged into the river along Ijebu-Ode/Benin Expressway killing the only occupant, an official has said. The Public Relations Officer of Traffic Compliance and Enlightement Corps, Babatunde Akinbiyi, who confirmed this to PREMIUM TIMES on Tuesday said the tragedy was caused by speeding. He said the driver …

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Sad!!! Retired Air Marshal drowns in Lagos Lagoon

A retired Air Vice-Marshal identified as, Olufunsho Martins, and his driver, Ayodele, have drowned in the Lagos Lagoon. It was learnt that Martins had recently returned to Lagos from the United Kingdom for the burial of his friend’s wife. He was said to be the chairman of the burial committee. …

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Eight person involved in an accident die along Osogbo road

Eight persons were confirmed dead on Tuesday in an auto crash involving a truck conveying traders to Osogbo, the Osun State capital. It was learnt that the dead victims comprised six traders, the truck driver and his assistant. The truck conveying the traders, who were said to have travelled to …

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Reckless driver kills FRSC official on duty

A reckless driver killed an official of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) while he was on duty. According to the Corps Marshal of the FRSC, Boboye Oyeyemi, the officer was knocked down and killed by a reckless driver while on patrol at Idu, Abuja, Oyeyemi while expressing sadness over …

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Nigerian lady praises God after she survives an accident

It was all round praise for a young lady identified as Onyinye, who survived a motor accident, she came out with just little bruises on her body. She wrote on her Facebook page, “Please help me thank God Almighty He save me from death yesterday all thanks be to Him …

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Bus driver sleeps off, passengers escapes death

It was a lucky day for some passengers on Friday evening in Ojoo area of Ibadan, Oyo State, completely wrecking the vehicle involved, though the driver and passengers narrowly escaped death. The travelers were said to be returning to Lagos from a burial ceremony. As posted on Facebook by the …

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