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FRSC records 1,618 deaths from road accidents

The Federal Road Safety Corps says that at least 1,618 people have lost their lives through road accidents between December 2018 and February 2019. The information contained in the Report of Road Traffic Crash for December, 2018, January and December, 2019, was released by the FRSC. According to the report, over 21,577 people were involved in road crashes involving cars, minibuses, motorcycles, trucks, tankers and trailers. Further analysis shows that the top five causes of road accidents were speed violation, wrongful overtaking, dangerous driving, tyre burst and brake failure. TheRead More


Nutritionist advices Nigerians to eat healthy

A Nutritionist, Mrs Kemi Adegoke-Abraham, has advised Nigerians to include vegetables in their meals to promote a healthy diet while also reducing the risk of vitamins deficiency. Mrs Adegoke-Abraham gave the advice in an interview in Kubwa, Abuja, on Wednesday. She said that since most vegetables blossom during the rainy season and are best consumed fresh, one should eat as much as one could afford before the dry season, when they would be scarce and almost unaffordable. The Nutrionist explained that vegetables such as `Ugu’ leaves could effectively be usedRead More


Photos: President Buhari, Gbajabiamila, others at Eid-el-Fitri prayers

President Muhammadu Buhari motorcade arrives the Mabilla Prayer ground for the Eld-El Fitr Prayer in Abuja. Photo: Sunday Aghaeze JUNE 4, 2019 Captain Sabiu Yusuf leading the pray as President Muhammadu Buhari and other Muslim faithful at the Mabilla Prayer ground to mark the Sallah in Abuja. Photo: Sunday Aghaeze . JUNE 4 2019 Captain Sabiu Mohammed Yusuf led the Prayer with President Muhammadu Buhari, and other Muslim faithful at the Mabilla Prayer ground for the Eld-El fitr to mark the Sallah in Abuja. Photo: Sunday Aghaeze JUNE 4 2019Read More