Locally Manufactured Tyers: Key To Eliminating Substandard Tyers In Nigeria – OYEYEMI

The Corps Marshal Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi, recently has disclosed that having most of the tyres used in Nigeria produced locally is a key factor in eliminating fake and substandard tyres on Nigerian roads. According to the Corps Public Education Officer, Bisi Kazeem, Oyeyemi made this known in a presentation titled […]

INEC Seeks Strategic Partnership with NURTW Ahead of 2019 Elections

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will enter into strategic partnership with the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) to ensure an effective distribution of  materials and personnel ahead of the 2019 elections. Prof Godswill Obioma, INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Ebonyi, said  this at a meeting attended by representatives of   […]

FRSC Corps Marshal Decries Incessant Attacks On Personnel, Says Enough Is Enough

  The Corps Marshal, Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi, has condemned the unprovoked attacks and molestation of operatives of the Federal Road Safety Corps on the highways and vowed to prosecute all those involved. According to Bisi Kazeem, Corps Public Education Officer, FRSC, the Corps Marshal’s response came  on the heels of the recent shooting of two FRSC staff and the detention […]

FRSC urges motorists to use good tyres, wipers as rainy season begins

Mr Yusuf Salami, Oyo State Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), on Thursday urged motorists to ensure that they had good wipers and tyres as the rainy season commenced. Salami gave the advice on Thursday during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ibadan. He said that motorists plying […]

ABUJA: FCTA To Strengthen Transport Policy For Improved Security

The policy of the Transportation system in the Federal Capital Territory would be strengthened in line with the Abuja Master Plan to improve the security of lives and property. The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, made this disclosure, while receiving officials of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), FCT Chapter that paid […]

FRSC: 2800 Charged For Speed Limiter Violation

  FRSC: According to Angela Atabo of NAN(Abuja), over 2,800 motorists have been ticketed by the FRSC (Federal Road Safety Commission) for violating the directive on installing speed limiting devices. Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, Corps Marshal,Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) said that the motorists books were only owners of commercial vehicles. He said that the motorists […]

NURTW To Partner With The Nigerian Police

PLEDGED ITS SUPPORT TO REDUCE CRIMES AND CRIMINALITY Don Awunah, Abuja: The President of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) Alhaji (Dr.) Najeem Usman Yasin and his executive members paid a courtesy call on the Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris NPM, mni, on the 29th September, 2016 at the Force […]

Globacom Launches Security Identity card for NURTW

By Mie Ogidi Considering the risk and hazards involved in road transport business, a leading telecommunication outfit, in Nigeria, Globacom has launched a security identity card for members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers.                   The automated teller machine code card is a group accident […]