Tag: Cars

Police in Yobe arrest suspect specialised in stealing cars

Abdul Jimoh- June 22, 2020

The Police Command in Yobe said it had arrested a suspected criminal, who specialised in stealing cars along the Kano-Maiduguri road of the state. The ... Read More

Saudi Women Drivers Ready Zoom on Wheels

Henry Solomon- June 19, 2018

Some Saudi Arabia women drivers on Tuesday said they are getting ready to steer their lives on June 24. In September 2017, King Salman decreed ... Read More

Gambia Begins Sales of Ex-President Jammeh’s luxurious Properties

Henry Solomon- May 11, 2018

Gambia is selling several planes and a fleet of luxury cars bought by former president Yahya Jammeh as it seeks to reduce a mountain of ... Read More

Tanker Explodes in FESTAC, Burns Vehicles

Henry Solomon- December 13, 2017

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 ... Read More

Re: Inspector General of Police Gave Two SUVs to The Wife of the President

Henry Solomon- October 26, 2017

The Office of the Wife of the President has refuted claims by some media reports saying that the Inspector General of the Police, Idris Ibrahim ... Read More

37 Assorted Cars Smuggled Into Nigeria via Unapproved Routes Impounded

AMT Tanimu- August 11, 2017

Anti-smuggling operations of NCS has continue to yield more results as CGC Compliance Team and Roving Team of the Federal Operations Unit Zone 'A', while ... Read More

UK To Ban Petrol, Diesel Cars By The Year 2040

Henry Solomon- July 26, 2017

Britain will ban the sale of new petrol and diesel-powered cars from 2040 as part of a plan to get them off the roads altogether ... Read More

Stakeholders Urge FG To Operate Ajaokuta Steel On PPP Model

Henry Solomon- May 9, 2017

Stakeholders in the steel industries on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to operate Ajaokuta Steel Company on Public Private Partnership model. Some of the stakeholders ... Read More

No Going back On Enforcement Of Speed Limiting Device -FRSC

Henry Solomon- January 31, 2017

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it is set for full enforcement of the installation of speed limiting device in commercial vehicles scheduled to ... Read More

FG Bans The Importation of Cars Through Land Borders

AMT Tanimu- December 5, 2016

Importation of vehicles into Nigeria through the land Borders have been banned by the Federal Government. The prohibition order covers all new and used vehicles. ... Read More

Patronize Made-in-Nigeria Vehicle, Saraki Urges Dealers

Henry Solomon- October 21, 2016

Saraki Inspecting Made In Nigeria Vehicle by Innoson President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has urged the Association of Motor Dealers of Nigeria ... Read More

Illegal Speed Bumps To Be Removed – FRSC

Henry Solomon- September 30, 2016

The National Council on Works has approved the removal of all illegal and inappropriate speed breakers on the nation’s highways. Mr Bisi Kazeem, the Head, ... Read More

First Female Deputy Corp Marshal Heads The FRSC Operations

Henry Solomon- September 16, 2016

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has appointed its first female Deputy Corps Marshal to head the Operations Department. Corps Commander Head, Media Relations and Strategy, ... Read More

Dangers In The Act of Eating While Driving

Henry Solomon- September 2, 2016

Eating while driving comes with its own dangers of causing road accidents. The Federal Road Safety Corps pointed the importance of understand the dangers associated ... Read More

FG To Set Up Credit Scheme For Acquisition Of Brand New Vechicles

Henry Solomon- August 31, 2016

The Federal Government is to launch a Vehicle Credit Acquisition Scheme to help Nigerians purchase locally assembled vehicles, an official has said. Mr  Luqman Mamudu, ... Read More

Car snatching gangs nabbed by IGP’s Special tactical squad, recovered twelve exotic cars

Abdul Jimoh- August 26, 2016

The Inspector General of Police, Ag. IGP Ibrahim K. Idris NPM, mni concerned about reports of car hijacking and removal of vehicles from where packed ... Read More

Nigeria Records 3,000 Tyre-Induced Accidents In 5 Years – FRSC

Henry Solomon- May 28, 2016

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says the use of fake and expired tyres is responsible for more than 3,000 road traffic accidents that occurred ... Read More

Newly Relocated AIG Parades 458 Suspected Criminals In Kaduna

Henry Solomon- April 15, 2016

Mr Ballah Nasarawa, Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), zone 7, on Friday said a total of 458 suspected criminals have been arrested in Kaduna ... Read More

Osinbajo Commissions Police Operational Vehicles, As FG Prioritises Police Operations

Henry Solomon- March 19, 2016

The Nigerian police has taken delivery of over Two hundred operational vehicles as its Commences “Safer City Watch Scheme." The Vice President Yemi Osinbajo while ... Read More

Kogi State Polytechnic Closed Indefinitely

Henry Solomon- March 15, 2016

Kogi State Polytechnic in Lokoja has been closed indefinitely. This was dislosed to the press by the school's Public Relations Officer, Mr Luke Yakubu Tuesday ... Read More