Malawian President, Obi, others disagree on solutions to Africa’s problems

November 16, 2023 Okechukwu Onuegbu 0

The President of Malawi, Dr Joyce Hilda Banda, Thursday, identified neo-coloniasim as a problem confronting the Africa continent, which according to her, could be solved through unity in diversity. Banda, who was a guest lecturer at 12th edition of Zik’s (Nnamdi Azikiwe) annual lecture series held at Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra state, urged Africans to imbibe the philosophy of Read More

Electric vehicles manufacturers plan big for Nigeria

October 20, 2023 Segun Odunewu 0

Driven by high optimism that the hike in the price of petrol and the government’s insistence that there is no more fuel subsidy, are enough motivation for Nigerians to embrace electronic vehicles as the EV manufacturers plan big for the market. One of the EV manufacturers, SAGLEV, said its 5000sqm Assembly Plant located in Ikorodu Lagos which is expected to Read More

Police committed to public safety, combating motor vehicle-related crimes – FPRO

September 22, 2023 Oguntade Ismaila 0

The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has said that it has shown its commitment to public safety and enhanced capacity to combat motor vehicles associated with crime in Nigeria. Towards this end, the NPF, Thursday, presented an overview of the transformation underway within the Nigeria Police Force Central Motor Registry (CMR) to journalists at the command’s headquarters in Lagos. According to Read More

IGP summons officers for running vehicle over man

July 1, 2023 Chizoba Ogbeche 0

The Acting Inspector-General of Police, IGP Olukayode Egbetokun, has summoned some officers serving in Edo State to the Force Headquarters in Abuja. Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, disclosed this in a statement in Abuja, stating that the summons followed a disturbing incident where a police team reportedly ran a vehicle over a citizen on Thursday, June 29, Read More

Police speak on personnel who ran vehicle on Edo man

July 1, 2023 Patrick Ahanor 0

Police command in Edo state said it has arrested its team of operatives who ran a Toyota Sienna patrol vehicle over a handcuffed man on the floor. This was just as the State Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Adamu Dankwara, condemned the action of the policeman that he saw in the trending video, and described it as barbaric, inhumane and unprofessional. Read More

Officers who ran vehicle over Edo man now in custody – Police

June 30, 2023 Patrick Ahanor 0

Police authorities in Edo state have said they had arrested the Command’s team of operatives who ran a Toyota Sienna patrol vehicle over a handcuffed man. This was just as the state Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Adamu Dankwara, condemned the action of the policeman that he saw in the trending video, describing it as “barbaric, inhumane and unprofessional.” The incident Read More

Customs begs FG to allow vehicle importation through Seme border

June 23, 2023 David Agba 0

The Seme Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service has appealed to the Federal Government to allow importation of vehicles through the border. Recall that the Federal Government banned the importation of vehicles through the land borders with effect from January 1, 2017. However, smuggling of vehicles and other contraband items through the land borders has persisted despite the ban. Read More