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Nigerian Lady Thanks God for Saving her Father from Being hit by a Learner Driver
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Nigerian Lady Thanks God for Saving her Father from Being hit by a Learner Driver

A Nigerian lady took to Facebook to express her gratitude to God on Thursday, January 7 after a learner driver lost control of the wheel and rammed his vehicle into a section of their home in Calabar, Cross Rivers state where her father was seated four minutes before the accident occurred. The lady with the identity Foodpreneur Firewoodgirl, wrote ''And this could only be God o. A learner drove passed My Dad's favourite resting position outside my compound into the self contain. And to think that Dad just left that spot barely 4 minutes before this happened. Abasi Akan o''
Hit-and-run Driver Kills Young Man in Delta
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Hit-and-run Driver Kills Young Man in Delta

A hit-and-run driver has killed a 28-year-old man identified simply as Daniel in Ughelli, Delta state. The incident happened in the early hours of Thursday, January 7, along the Ughelli axis of the East-West road. It was gathered that the deceased worked as a security guard in an undisclosed firm in Ughelli and was returning to Agbarha-Otor, near Ughelli in Ughelli North Local Government on his bycycle after completing a night shift when he was knocked down by the vehicle. The driver of the vehicle said to be in top speed fled the scene immediately after the accident occurred while the deceased died on the spot. His remains was taken to the Ughelli Central Hospital morgue.
Davido Set To Be Bestman At His Driver’s Wedding
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Davido Set To Be Bestman At His Driver’s Wedding

Superstar Nigerian musician David Adeleke aka Davido has announced that he will have the honor of being the bestman at his driver’s wedding. David has taken to his twitter to excitedly share the news of his driver getting married very soon. The artiste who was scheduled to marry the love of his life and mother of his son, Chioma Avril wasn’t able to make do on his plans due to the coronavirus amongst other upsets in 2020. The delay has however not dampened David’s excitement for the joy of others as his tweet about his driver’s wedding seems to show. OBO has gained a reputation for being generous and loving to those around him including his staff whom he has bought houses or car for. David tweeted: My driver getting married …. and I’m his best man ❤️
Suspected kidnapper nabbed after boarding a vehicle owned by one of his victims
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Suspected kidnapper nabbed after boarding a vehicle owned by one of his victims

A suspected kidnapper, pictured above, has been nabbed after mistakenly boarding a commercial vehicle owned by one of his victims in Sokoto state.   The driver who was kidnapped along Kankara in Katsina state while returning from Kano about two months ago, reportedly spent three weeks in captivity and was released after paying an undisclosed amount of money as ransom.   Daily Trust reported that the suspect was recognised by the victim when he boarded his vehicle on his way to Kano state.   A National Union of Road Transport Worker (NURTW) member said;   “The driver was quick to identify him because the incident happened not too long ago. “After identifying him, he alerted our leaders who in tu...
Video: Shock As Abuja Driver Brings Out His Penis And Starts Masturbating Beside A Female Passenger
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Video: Shock As Abuja Driver Brings Out His Penis And Starts Masturbating Beside A Female Passenger

A woman took to social media to share a video of how she was sexually harrassed by a rider in Abuja. The woman shared a screenshot of the driver's profile on the ride hailing app and called him a bastard.When people asked what the man did to her and why she's insulting him, she shared a video showing the sexual assault she was subjected to during a ride in his car in Abuja."Don't do that," the woman is heard warning the driver during the ride.The camera then zeros in on the man's crotch to show him holding his naked p3nis in his handThe women is heard saying that he has been touching her since and is now touching himself in her presence.Some Twitter users have criticized the woman for remaining in the car while the assault was going on. Others pointed out that it was a risky situ...
5 dead, 2 Injured in Enugu Road Accident – FRSC
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5 dead, 2 Injured in Enugu Road Accident – FRSC

At least 5 people lost their lives and 2 were seriously injured in a fatal accident on the Nsukka-Obollo road in Enugu State. The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Sector Commander in the state, Mr Ogbonnaya Kalu said the accident occurred on Friday, July 10, at Kpokpo junction, by Micho Link Filling Station. He said there were two injured people at the scene and FRSC officials took them to the hospital. He added that the accident was caused by wrong overtaking by a green Toyota Sienna. He said the wrong overtaking led to a head on collision with a truck loaded with fertiliser. All 5 occupants of the Toyota Sienna died. The driver of the truck and his conductor were the two injured people who were taken to the hospital.
Video of Man who Stole ATM and Tried to take it home on a bus
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Video of Man who Stole ATM and Tried to take it home on a bus

In the year 2019, comedian Darius Kinney, made people believe he stole an ATM as he tried to board a bus while dragging the machine with him. The video which was recorded by his friend on purpose at the time, went viral across social media. But it recently gained more attention during the George Floyd protest across America. Many social media users actually thought it was a recent video and they reacted accordingly, but a further investigation carried out by mycelebrityandi.com revealed it was shot in March, 2019 as a prank. The video, which already had millions of views, shows Mr Kinney standing by a bus stop in Newark with a disconnected ATM desperately trying to move it towards a bus that had just pulled up. He struggles with the heavy machine and ends up having to perform...
BRT Driver Who Killed Businesswoman Handed Over To Police
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BRT Driver Who Killed Businesswoman Handed Over To Police

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a Bus Rapid Transit driver, Collins Nnodi, who went into hiding after ramming a businesswoman, Grace Okeleke, to death in the Agric area of Ikorodu. PUNCH Metro had reported that Grace, wife of the Head of Public Relations, Globacom, Andrew Okeleke, attempted to cross the road after being dropped off by her driver around 7.20pm, on Monday, May 11, 2020, when Nnodi, who was driving a BRT bus with number plate, EPE 59 XR, knocked her down. While the businesswoman died on the spot, Nnodi, however, zoomed off and abandoned the victim at the scene of the accident. Annoyed by the development, an angry mob vandalised some BRT buses plying the route. Chief Security Officer, Primero Transport Services Limited (the franchise holder of the BRT bus...
BRT Crushes Lagos Businesswoman To Death, Driver Flees
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BRT Crushes Lagos Businesswoman To Death, Driver Flees

A driver with the Bus Rapid Transit, Collins Nnodi, has gone into hiding after crushing a businesswoman, Mrs Grace Okeleke, to death at the Agric bus stop in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State. The incident happened on Monday. PUNCH Metro gathered that Grace, the wife of the Head of Public Relations, Globacom, Andrew Okeleke, attempted to cross the road after being dropped off by her driver around 7.20pm, when Nnodi, who was driving a bus with number plate EPE 59 XR, knocked her down. It was learnt that the businesswoman died on the spot. However, Nnodi was said to have zoomed off and abandoned the victim at the scene of the accident. Annoyed by the development, it was gathered that an angry mob vandalised some BRT buses plying the route. Explaining the circumstances sur...
Agency Intercepts Truck with 30 Almajiris Hidden Amongst Pepper in Ogun State
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Agency Intercepts Truck with 30 Almajiris Hidden Amongst Pepper in Ogun State

The Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Agency (TRACE) says its operatives intercepted a truck loaded with about 30 Almajiris at Joju area of Ado-Odo/Ota local government area of the state. The IVECO truck with Registration number -Kano XG172 KNG, was meant to be carrying only goods and was covered with a tarpaulin. The content of the truck was discovered when operatives forced the driver to park and untie the tarpaulin. When he did, they found Almajiri’s loaded in the truck with pepper. The truck was said to have been turned back and led to tollgate, the border area between ogun state and Lagos state from where they said they came into the state.
NCDC Driver Tests Positive for COVID-19 in Nasarawa
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NCDC Driver Tests Positive for COVID-19 in Nasarawa

A driver with the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC has tested positive for the novel Coronavirus in Nasarawa state. The state governor, Abdullahi Sule, disclosed this during an expanded state security meeting in Lafia, the state capital today May 5th. According to the governor, the driver who resides in Ado in Karu Local Government Area of the state, transports test samples for the agency in Abuja and got infected in the process. He was declared positive this morning and has been moved to the isolation center at the Federal Medical Centre, Keffi for treatment. Nasarawa has 11 confirmed cases of the viral disease.
40 Men from Zamfara Hidden Inside a Truckload of Cows Intercepted in Lagos
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40 Men from Zamfara Hidden Inside a Truckload of Cows Intercepted in Lagos

A trailer loaded with cows and about forty men coming from Zamfara State was intercepted at the Berger end of Lagos-Ibadan expressway this afternoon, Monday May 4, by the Lagos state security personnel. Upon the interception, the driver and his passengers were ordered to return to the state where they were coming from. Interstate travels are currently banned as part of measures to stop the spread of the contagious Coronavirus. Only transportation of essential goods and services are permitted between states.
Man Dies in Accident During Night Travel in Anambra— FRSC
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Man Dies in Accident During Night Travel in Anambra— FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed that one person died in a head-on collision between two vehicles which occurred along Onitsha-Nteje Expressway in Anambra on Saturday. Mr Andrew Kumapayi, the Sector Commander of FRSC in Anambra, who confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Awka, said the body of the deceased, a man, had been deposited at Wisdom Funeral Mortuary, Nteje. Kumapayi said the accident which occurred at about 2 a.m. could be attributed to speeding and wrongful overtaking. “The fatal crash involved a Lexus SUV with registration number GGE339FU, whose driver lost his life in the crash and a Mercedes Benz 911 with registration number XA588ENU. “The driver of the Lexus SUV tried overtaking but unfortunately had a head-on collision w...
Coronavirus: Governor Tambuwal arrests driver and eight passengers
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Coronavirus: Governor Tambuwal arrests driver and eight passengers

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has effected the arrest of a bus driver and 8 passengers, who are to be prosecuted for violating the state border closure directive.   Recall that the Sokoto State Governor had ordered the closure of the state's borders to check the spread of Coronavirus.   The Governor's special adviser on media and public affairs, Muhammad Bello said Tambuwal was on his way back from Tureta Local Government Area bordering Sokoto and Zamfara states when he flagged down a vehicle, only to discover it was a commercial bus conveying passengers out of the state.   All passengers of the bus are to be interrogated to know their culpability and would be charged to court as directed by the governor.   Three vehicles with 18 passengers and ...
Akure Explosion: I didn’t know i was carrying explosives in my truck – Truck Driver
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Akure Explosion: I didn’t know i was carrying explosives in my truck – Truck Driver

The driver of the truck that carried explosives which detonated, causing an explosion on Saturday at Eleyewo community in Akure, Ondo state revealed that he did not know he was carrying explosives. The driver of the truck, Isiaka Yinusa, was transporting explosives from a neighbouring state when the explosion happened at Eleyewo community in Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State. Yinusa who is still recuperating from the surgery he underwent to remove shrapnel from his stomach, said he never knew when and how he got to hospital. Speaking in an interview on the state television, Yinusa said his boss contacted him to move some items from a stranded truck at Osu axis along Ife-Ibadan expressway. The consignment were loaded and was to deliver them to a company in Auchi, ...
Akure Explosion: I Didn’t Know There’re Explosives In My Truck, Truck Driver
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Akure Explosion: I Didn’t Know There’re Explosives In My Truck, Truck Driver

Four days after the explosion which occurred in Ondo State, the driver of the truck that conveyed the explosives, Mr Isiaka Yinusa, said he did not know that his vehicle carried explosive devices. The explosion occurred on Akure-Owo Expressway, at Ilu Abo town in the Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State in the early hour of Saturday, injuring several people and destroying no fewer than 70 buildings in the community. Yinusa, together with some other people were injured in the accident and were rushed to the University of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital, Akure, the state capital, where he had since been receiving treatment. Speaking on his hospital bed, the victim said he was hired to take a consignment to Auchi, Edo State, after the vehicle that was bringing the consi...
24 People Burnt to Death in Road Accident in Jigawa State
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24 People Burnt to Death in Road Accident in Jigawa State

About 24 people have been burnt beyond recognition in a fatal auto accident at Gwamfai village in Jahun Local Government Area of Jigawa State. Media aide to the Jigawa State Governor, Auwal Sankara, who confirmed the incident, said it happened while Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar was on his way to Gumel. He explained that the accident happened when the driver of an 18-seater Toyota bus from Jahun heading to Shuwari market in Kiyawa Local Government Area lost control and rammed into a black market petrol seller on the road side. An eyewitness reported that the driver lost control, rammed into a black market petrol seller on the road side and vehicle went up in flames and all the occupants burnt to death. Sankara added that the Governor, who met the accident on his way to Gu...
Four Corpses Found in Taraba Kidnappers’ Den
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Four Corpses Found in Taraba Kidnappers’ Den

A vigilante group in Taraba State has found four bodies in a kidnappers' den located in a forest in the state. The corpses said to be all male, are suspected to be that of some of the passengers who were kidnapped alongside 6 others at Wukari-Jalingo road in January. Daily Trust reported a vigilante group which went in search of the victims, found the four corpses including that of the driver. The driver identified as Adamu Wukari was buried by his family on Wednesday while the three other corpses are still in the forest.
Angry Youths Kill one, Burn Police Vehicle in Jigawa –
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Angry Youths Kill one, Burn Police Vehicle in Jigawa –

Police have confirmed the killing of one person while four others have been injured in a clash involving police and a mob in Malam Madori local Government of Jigawa state Police spokesman Sp Abdu Jinjiri confirmed the incident to DAILY POST in Dutse. He explained that the incident happened when two police officers in a patrol vehicle knocked down a girl on her way home from school while on a hot chase of a vehicle. He said the incident resulted in commotion and irate youth became violent, killing one person and injuring four passengers travelling in the suspected vehicle. Jijiri added that the irate youth also burned down both the patrol vehicle and the suspected commercial vehicle. Police Public Relations officer added that two officers h...
Bobrisky Accuses His Driver Of Stealing His Benz & Money
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Bobrisky Accuses His Driver Of Stealing His Benz & Money

Shared with Caption ... Dis dude was my former driver.... He has stolen from me severally but he always beg and I do let it slide. At some point I sent him away just to avoid stress for myself. Last months he called me to beg again that he want to come back and work that he has change. He said his boss sent him away where he was working at d moment and he is so broke that he doesn’t have money to feed. Because my heart is so clean towards human I allow him come back again . Now he has stolen from me again. Dis time is even worst . I gave him my Benz cla 300 to drop at Benz office in IKATE lekki to fix a sound am hearing on d right leg on 9th of February 2020. When he was going I gave him 200,000 to hold Incase there is anything we are changing in d car and d workshop fee since I was tra...
Two Pregnant Women, Driver, 18 Passengers Escape Death in Delta
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Two Pregnant Women, Driver, 18 Passengers Escape Death in Delta

Twenty passengers, including two pregnant women and the driver escaped death by whiskers on Saturday, when a truck rammed into a bus in Delta state. The victims sustained various degrees of injuries but no life was lost. One of the injured passengers, Mfon Effiong, who is based in Warri, shared photos from the scene thanking God for saving their lives. More photos below...  
Hit-and-run Driver Kills 1 in Anambra
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Hit-and-run Driver Kills 1 in Anambra

A hit-and-run tipper driver on Sunday killed a motorcycle passenger in Anambra State. The driver also injured the operator at Igwe Orizu Junction, along Nnewi-Otolo Road in Anambra. Mr Andrew Kumapayi, State Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Anambra, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Awka. Kumapayi said the accident which happened at 12:45pm had the passenger killed on the spot, while the cyclist sustained injuries “It was gathered that a Yamaha Motorcycle without a registration number, was hit by a Mercedes Benz Tipper, while the driver drove off immediately. “However, nobody could get the registration number of the tipper. “Three people were involved in the crash, all male adults. “One died and one sustained injuries, ...
Nigerian Lady Shares her Experience With One Chance Operators in Lagos
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Nigerian Lady Shares her Experience With One Chance Operators in Lagos

A Nigerian lady has narrated her experience with One Chance Operators after boarding a cab from Ajah to Epe in Lagos. According to @Moji___Sola, she got to know they were One Chance Operators after the driver of the cab initiated a conversation with one of the passengers about money. She wrote; A funny experience I had this morning. I took a cab from ajah to epe, we were 4 in total (including the driver), two of us at the back, got to bogije and the other person beside me wanted to alight, gave the driver a thousand Naira, next thing the driver was screaming no change and all, then this man( the one about to alight) started begging him. This conversations went on Driver: I thought you said you new to this place Man: yes, I been Dey come from north Driver: sheybi you talk...
Danfo Driver Speeds Off with Policeman Clinging to his Car’s Bonnet
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Danfo Driver Speeds Off with Policeman Clinging to his Car’s Bonnet

A policeman was spotted in a viral video clinging to the bonnet of a Danfo (commercial bus) after its driver speed off in Sabo, Yaba area of Lagos state. Instagram user @theaplhaleke who shared the video, wrote; Earlier today in sabo, yaba; what do you think happens when you refuse pay for officer’s lunch? Me I’m just saying oh... who knows, that asshole might actually committed a traffic offense.
Nigeria Customs intercept $8m cash at Lagos Airport; arrest driver
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Nigeria Customs intercept $8m cash at Lagos Airport; arrest driver

Men of the Nigeria Customs Service, Murtala Mohammed Airport command,  have arrested a driver working with Nigerian Aviation Handling Company, NAHCO, at the airport, after the sum of $8,065,615 was found inside a vehicle he was driving. Speaking to journalists in Lagos today Tuesday February 4th, Mr. Hameed Ali, the customs comptroller-general, said the cash was intercepted while it was about to be loaded into an aircraft from the vehicle. He did not provide details of the aircraft or the name of the driver who was arrested. The Customs boss added that the money was wrapped in large brown envelopes with the names of would-be owners. He said investigations would be conducted to unravel the identity of the owners of the abandoned money. “From the day we seized this money, no bank ...
Arizona Man Dresses Up Skeleton To Drive In HOV Lane
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Arizona Man Dresses Up Skeleton To Drive In HOV Lane

A driver in the US has been caught trying to disguise a fake skeleton as a passenger so he could use a high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lane. The Arizona Department of Public Safety said the 62-year-old was pulled over when an official noticed the skeleton, which was wearing a hat and tied to the passenger seat with yellow rope. The driver was given a penalty ticket. The department told AP news agency some 7,000 drivers in Arizona were caught violating HOV rules every year. In a post on Twitter, it warned others against trying the same tactics. "Think you can use the HOV lane with Skeletor riding shotgun? You're dead wrong!" it wrote, referring to the fictional nemesis of He-Man in the Masters of the Universe series. It ended the post with the hashtags "#NiceTry" and "#YoureNotHeMan". T...
16 Arrested for Setting Police Vehicle Ablaze in Niger State
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16 Arrested for Setting Police Vehicle Ablaze in Niger State

The Niger State Police command has arrested 16 people following an attack in which one of its patrol vehicles were set ablaze. The state Commissioner of Police, Alhaji Adamu Usman told newsmen that the driver of the police vehicle and two civilians who sustained injuries in the attack were taken to the hospital for treatment after the attack. Usman who accused members of the Amalgamated Commercial Motorcycle Riders Association of Nigeria in Niger State of leading the attack yesterday January 25, added that anyone caught or linked to mob action will be dealt with decisively. He said; “On 25th January at about 15: 40 hours, a police patrol team closed for afternoon shift duty and was moving on Western bye-pass road to Police Headquarters, Minna for duty handing and taking ove...
Actress Lindsay Lohan’s mother Dina arrested for DWI
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Actress Lindsay Lohan’s mother Dina arrested for DWI

Dina Lohan, mother of America  actress Lindsay Lohan, was arrested Saturday night for driving while intoxicated near her home in Long Island. The Nassau County Police confirmed that the 57-year-old TV personality was arrested at about 6:30 p.m. on Saturday after she rear-ended another driver and left the scene. According to the Miami Herald, the Celebrity Big Brother star was driving with a suspended license when she hit another driver and failed to stop. The  driver followed Lohan to her home and called the police. Lohan then allegedly refused to take a sobriety test and was arrested on a felony charge of driving while intoxicated. Lohan was previously convicted of a DWI less than 10 years ago, which is the reason for the felony charge. She was...
Bolivian President Resign After Her Sex Video Was Leaked
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Bolivian President Resign After Her Sex Video Was Leaked

The Interim president of Bolivia, Jeanine Anez has unceremoniously bowed out of office after her driver posted their sex video which have gone viral. She only took over as Interim leader in November last year and has been overseeing a caretaker government since then, after President Evo Morales fled the country for Mexico. Bolivians will choose a new president on May 3, more than six months after a disputed election sparked violent street protests and the resignation of Evo Morales.
Two Children Shot by Angry Driver after Throwing Snowballs at Passing Cars
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Two Children Shot by Angry Driver after Throwing Snowballs at Passing Cars

Two children, ages 12 and 13, were shot by an angry driver after they threw snowballs at passing cars in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Milwaukee police said the pair were playing with a group of children on Saturday evening before the shooting occurred. While they were hurling snowballs at passing cars, one of the snowballs struck a white Toyota, and the driver of the car shot at the children. Police found the 12-year-old girl and the 13-year-old boy minutes apart. The girl was shot twice and the boy was shot once. Both of their injuries were non-life-threatening and are being treated at a local hospital, police said in a tweet. Milwaukee police are now looking for the suspect who shot the two children.
Policemen Beat Up Driver Along Owerrinta
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Policemen Beat Up Driver Along Owerrinta

Police Beats And Unclad A Driver For Refusing To Pay A Certain Amount Of Bribe Along Owerri-NTA. . According To Passengers Who Were In The Bus, The Policemen Wanted More Bribe And The Driver Refused, Hence The Beating And Public Embarrassment.
Driver Of The Cold Truck That Killed 39 Migrants Has Been Charged With Murder
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Driver Of The Cold Truck That Killed 39 Migrants Has Been Charged With Murder

The 25-year-old was arrested shortly after the bodies were discovered early on Wednesday morning in a refrigeration container on an industrial estate in the Essex town of Grays. The container had been shipped over to the UK from Belgium late on Tuesday. Four other people have been arrested as part of what is one of the biggest investigations of its kind in UK history. Belgium, police are hunting the driver who delivered the trailer to Zeebrugge, the port it left before arriving in the UK. Essex Police, who initially believed the victims were Chinese nationals, are continuing to identify the victims, at least six of whom are thought to be Vietnamese. Detective Chief Inspector Martin Pasmore, from Essex Police, said officers found "very, very few" papers among the victims ...
My Driver Earns As Much As A Commissioner In Nigeria – Hushpuppi To Daddy Freeze
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My Driver Earns As Much As A Commissioner In Nigeria – Hushpuppi To Daddy Freeze

In an Exclusive interview, Dubai based Nigerian self acclaim billionaire Huspuppi reveals to daddy freeze that his driver earns as much as a commissioner in Nigeria. Never before seen footage of @hushpuppi ‘s home.....his bedroom, rooftop swimming pool, garage etc! Hushpuppi Gives Daddy Freeze and tastebudzng A Tour Of His Versace Palace, Discusses Religion, Money And More. Ferrari’s, Bentleys, Maybachs and Rolls Royces; let’s take a tour of Huspuppi’s magnificent rooftop penthouse, in the exclusive Pallazo Versace, in one of Dubai’s poshest neigborhoods. Hushpuppi opens the doors of his home and heart to Daddy Freeze and Tastebudzng.   View this post on Instagram   Full video on YouTube.com/daddyfreezeteach...
Cause of Kevin Hart’s car crash revealed
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Cause of Kevin Hart’s car crash revealed

The cause of U.S. actor and comedian, Kevin Hart's car crash, which had him undergo surgery weeks ago, has been revealed. According to the California Highway Patrol, which has just completed its report on the accident, the car crash was caused by the driver operating the vehicle in a reckless fashion. According to the crash report obtained by TMZ, Kevin's 1970 Plymouth Barracuda crashed because driver Jared Black gunned the engine and lost control. The sudden acceleration and loss of control caused the vehicle to go into a spin and it ended up crashing through a fence and into an embankment. The report also states that the vehicle did not have any mechanical issues. It was purely driver error. Also, none of the 3 people in the car were wearing seat belts. "There were fold ...
Woman narrates how a cab driver confessed to being a rapist
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Woman narrates how a cab driver confessed to being a rapist

A Twitter user has narrated an experience her sister had with a cab driver who confessed to being a rapist. @rehviie said her sister was in a cab when a radio program discussing rape came on. And the taxi driver opined that the rape case should be dropped because "who never rape before?." He went on to confess that he has raped a woman before and she has moved on. He allegedly added that he teamed up with his friends to gang rape the woman because she was giving him attitude. @rehviie tweeted: While my sister was in a cab today, the Fatoyinbo case was on a radio and this is what the cab man said. “This girl needs to drop the matter. Who neva rape before? So many men don rape. Even me I’ve raped. The babe wey I Rape, I saw her last week and she waved at me” I’m afraid S...
Graphic Video Of People Killed And Injured After Dangote Truck Crushed BRT Bus In Lagos
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Graphic Video Of People Killed And Injured After Dangote Truck Crushed BRT Bus In Lagos

Two employees of Primero and a female passenger were killed on Tuesday morning after a Dangote truck rammed into a Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) at Majidun in Ikorodu, according to a report by TheNation. Over 55 other passengers were said to have sustained varying injuries while the BRT driver was allegedly unconscious and his leg decapitated. It was gathered that the cement-laden truck had a brake failure and suddenly skidded into the BRT lane crushing an oncoming mass transit bus with registration number LSR228XS. The BRT, it was gathered had a total of 60 passengers on board with 20 of them standing. Announcing the death of his workers, Primero boss Fola Tinubu said there was nothing the BRT driver could do as the truck jumped from his lane and hit the bus head-on. He said: “...
Airport driver returns 888,000 Naira forgotten in his cab to the owner
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Airport driver returns 888,000 Naira forgotten in his cab to the owner

An airport cab driver is being celebrated for returning a huge sum forgotten in his cab to the owner.   Adeniyi Olayinka, who is in his late 30s, is a driver who works at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) taxi park in Lagos.   The driver, who doesn’t have a car of his own, but works as a commissioned driver to a member of the Airport Car Hire Association of Nigeria (ACHAN), found an envelope forgotten by a passenger in the backseat of his cab.   He had met the passenger, Dele Ayeni, at about 1:30 am on Monday, July 29, shortly after the latter arrived from Cairo, Egypt.  Olayinka drove Dele from the airport to his destination at Ibese, Ikorodu. However, upon returning to the airport, he noticed an envelope belonging to Dele sitting in the ba...
Lady goes berserk after being sexually harassed by a co-passenger in a bus
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Lady goes berserk after being sexually harassed by a co-passenger in a bus

Drama ensued in a bus in Lagos, as a lady fought dirty after she was allegedly sexually harassed by a co-passenger.   Sadly it was the lady who fought back after a co-passenger allegedly sexually harassed her that was left behind after the bus driver drove off. Sharing the video, Instagram user @Tolulopelonge wrote;   The craziest thing happened today. This woman claimed the man touched her and just went berserk in the bus. Conductor and passengers had to find a way to discharge her   View this post on Instagram   Lady goes berserk in a bus in #Lagos, after a co-passenger #sexuallyharrased her A post shared by Lindaikejiblog (@lindaikejiblogofficial) on Jul 27, 2019 at 11:50am PDT
Boko Haram kills Colonel, five soldiers in Borno State
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Boko Haram kills Colonel, five soldiers in Borno State

An Army colonel, a captain and his four escorts, as well as driver, have been killed by rampaging Boko Haram insurgents between Mainok and Jakana along Damaturu/Maiduguri highway. According to a report by TheNation, the Colonel and his convoy ran into some fleeing insurgents after a heavy gunfire exchange with soldiers at Jakana in an attack that lasted for hours. A military source who spoke on condition of anonymity, denied insinuations that it was an ambush. He said: “The Colonel with his escort was just unlucky to run into the insurgents on his way from Maiduguri to Damaturu without knowledge of the ongoing attack on the highway”. The source also confirmed that the Colonel is from 29 Task Force Brigade of Sector II of Operation Lafiya Dole.  The source also informed the insurgent...
Abducted Rivers Monarch Regains Freedom
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Abducted Rivers Monarch Regains Freedom

The Rivers state monarch, Eze Edison Omeodu of Omofe Rundele in Emohua local government area of Rivers, who was kidnapped last week by some unknown gunmen has regained his freedom. Confirming his release, his wife, Dr. Nnenda Omeodu, said a ransom was paid to secure the monarch’s release. Eze Edison Omeodu was abducted along with his driver on Friday, July 5 at the Emohua axis of East-West while on his way back from Port Harcourt. The amount paid as ransom for his release was not disclosed by his wife.
Ghanaian police search for 2 kidnapped Canadian women, Uber driver arrested
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Ghanaian police search for 2 kidnapped Canadian women, Uber driver arrested

Ghanaian police have begun a search for the two Canadian women announced missing on Thursday. Except for the arrest of their Uber driver, there has been no clue yet, according to reports. Kidnapping is a rarity in Ghana and the Kumasi abduction at a golf club, appears to be a big embarrassment for the authorities, more so as it was the second incident in the country’s largest city, after Accra, the capital. In April, an Indian was reportedly abducted by an armed gang demanding a cash ransom. He was swiftly rescued by police. The Canadians, Bailen Chitty, 19 years and Lauren Patricia Catherine, 20 years are charity volunteers . They were taken on Tuesday evening, David Eklu, the assistant commissioner of police said in a statement. “Police Command is investigating a complaint of...
Two passengers die as Okada rams into truck
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Two passengers die as Okada rams into truck

Two passengers on a commercial motorcycle popularly called Okada, died on Abeokuta township road on Thursday when the rider rammed into the rear of a truck at Moore Junction area of Abeokuta, the state capital. The rider and his passengers were coming from Obantoko area and had barely negotiated their way into the Moore junction when they ran to the rear of the truck struggling to avoid potholes ridden – portion of the road. Two of the passengers died on the spot while the truck driver and the rider fled the scene. The Public Relations Officer of the Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), Babatunde Akinbiyi, who confirmed the accident, said the remains of the dead have been deposited at the morgue of the State Hospital, Ijaiye. Akinbiyi explained the truck...
Driver diverts his employer’s N23m truck of milk
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Driver diverts his employer’s N23m truck of milk

Olarewaju John, a driver employed by a logistics company, to transport 30 tons of powdered milk worth N23 million, from Lagos to Abuja, has diverted it to Abia State. However, three people have been arrested in connection with the hijacking and diversion. The suspects are Adesoji Olarewaju (43), Sunday Ejirille (52) and James Oja (45). They were tracked to Abia State where they were arrested and the goods recovered.
Man Crashes Into Fence While Being Chased By SARS
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Man Crashes Into Fence While Being Chased By SARS

A man who narrowly escaped death after ramming into a fence while being chased by some SARS operatives, has been made to rebuild the fence. The incident happened, yesterday, along the Awoyaya- Gbetu New Road axis of the Lekki-Epe Expressway in Lagos. It was gathered that upon crashing into the fence, the injured driver was abandoned by his chasers, who reversed immediately, and fled. However, the victim’s car was seized by the house owner and he was forced to rebuild the fence before the car was released to him.
Soldier Beaten  for Preventing Louts from Carrying out Jungle Justice on a driver who Accidentally Killed one of Them
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Soldier Beaten for Preventing Louts from Carrying out Jungle Justice on a driver who Accidentally Killed one of Them

A soldier was brutally beaten by some street boys because he intervened to stop them from killing a trailer driver who accidentally killed one of them. There was commotion at Apapa boundary in Ajegunle, Lagos, on Tuesday, April 16 when a trailer driver crushed one of the street boys named Kola Mutiu, aka Black Jesus. Black Jesus According to reports, Kola had gone after the trailer driver, trying to force him to pay one of the limitless dues they stand on the road to collect from drivers. While running after the driver to collect money from him, he was crushed to death by the trailer. Kola was rushed to the hospital by other area boys and he was confirmed dead. The area boys then went after the driver with the aim of making him pay with his life. But a brave soldier ste...
FRSC confirms two dead in Bauchi tanker explosion
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FRSC confirms two dead in Bauchi tanker explosion

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, in Bauchi State on Tuesday confirmed the death of two persons in a road crash involving an articulated fuel tanker and a Toyota Hilux truck along Bauchi-Jos expressway. The incident occurred two days after a ghastly motor accident claimed 13 lives and injured 6 on Sunday along Bauchi-Gombe road. The spokesperson of the  Federal Road Safety Corps, Bauchi Sector Command,  Rilwan Sulaiman, who confirmed the incident told the Nation that the tanker which was conveying diesel had a brake failure, as a result, the driver lost control and rammed into the truck before exploding. He said two persons were burnt beyond recognition in the process while three others sustained serious injuries. He added that the injured persons were rushed to the Abub...
Lady Surprised To See BBNaija’s Thintalltony As The Driver Of The Taxi She Ordered
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Lady Surprised To See BBNaija’s Thintalltony As The Driver Of The Taxi She Ordered

A Nigerian lady who ordered for taxi online was surprised when she saw the picture and name of the driver, former big brother Naija housemate, ThinTallTony. The lady who was excited when he picked her up shared a photo with him and posted on Twitter. She wrote; "I ordered for a ride and guess who I saw as the driver ex Bbnaija housemate Thintalltony, I don't even want to believe this until he arrives He's the one!!"
Police arrest driver of ill-fated Onitsha tanker
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Police arrest driver of ill-fated Onitsha tanker

The Police in Anambra State have arrested the driver of a tanker carrying kerosene, who lost control of his vehicle in Onitsha around Upper Iweka area, killing about seven person, while injuring 12 others. The Police Public Relations Officer of the state police command, SP Haruna Mohammed, in a press release made available to journalists in Awka, said the driver, a 35-year-old man named Junior Agari, was arrested with the truck confiscated. Haruna said, “There was a fatal Motor accident involving a Mack tanker with Reg No EFF81XA loaded with kerosene and driven by one Junior Agari ‘m’ aged about 35 years of No 7, Williams Street Aka avenue Efurum, Delta state. “Suspect has been arrested, while the truck was recovered and obstruction cleared to enable free flow of traffic in the ar...