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COVID-19: FG Adjusts Restriction on Foreign Travellers
COVID-19: FG Adjusts Restriction on Fore...

COVID-19: FG Adjusts Restriction on Foreign Travellers

The Federal Government has relaxed a restriction on foreign travellers without evidence of payment for their COVID-19 PCR test. In a memo by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority obtained by our correspondent on Sunday, foreign airlines were asked to board passengers without evidence of payment for... read more »

Drive With Earphone, Face Six Months Jail Term, FRSC Warns
Drive With Earphone, Face Six Months Jai...

Drive With Earphone, Face Six Months Jail Term, FRSC Warns

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has warned that any driver who receives or makes telephone calls while driving, regardless of any wireless gadgets used risk prosecution. The FRSC also said drivers who make or receive calls behind the wheels with AirPods, EarPods or any form wired or wireless... read more »

Buhari Spends N41bn on Presidential Fleet Despite Promise To Cut Cost
Buhari Spends N41bn on Presidential Flee...

Buhari Spends N41bn on Presidential Fleet Despite Promise To Cut Cost

The President Muhammadu Buhari administration has so far expended N41.9bn to maintain the Presidential Air Fleet contrary to the promise Buhari made during the 2015 presidential election campaigns to reduce waste in governance by downsizing the presidential fleet. As of October 2016, when the... read more »

FG Increases vehicle number plate, driving licence rates by 50%
FG Increases vehicle number plate, drivi...

FG Increases vehicle number plate, driving licence rates by 50%

The Federal Government has started the implementation of new rates for vehicle number plates and driving licences nationwide. According to the Joint Tax Board, Nigerians will now pay N18,750 for standard private and commercial number plates against the old rate of N12,500. Fancy number plate which... read more »

 Computer-Based Test Now a Criterion For Driver’s License
Computer-Based Test Now a Criterion For ...

Computer-Based Test Now a Criterion For Driver’s License

The Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, has started conducting a computer-based test for Nigerians from driving schools seeking to obtain driver’s licence. This was contained in a statement by the FRSC Sector Commander in Delta State, Patrick Okoyeocha, on Friday in Asaba. Okoyeocha noted that... read more »

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Air Peace’s 12-hour Flight Delay Causes Protest At Lagos Airport

Air Peace’s 12-hour Flight Delay Causes Protest At Lagos Airport

Air passengers were forced to protest at the Murtala Muhammad Local Airport in Lagos on Thursday night as Air Peace delayed their flight for several hours. The commuters complained that... read more »

 FRSC Commences CBT For New Drivers’ License Applicants

FRSC Commences CBT For New Drivers’ License Applicants

The Corps Marshal of Federal Road Safety Corps, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, has directed the commencement of computer-based tests for new applicants of the national driver’s license. He stated... read more »

Why We Banned UAE Flights - FG

Why We Banned UAE Flights – FG

The Federal Government has debunked reports that the United Arab Emirates placed a travel ban on Nigerian flights, noting that the Nigerian Government placed a ban on the UAE first due to... read more »

Kaduna-Abuja Train Breaks Down, Leaves Passengers Stranded in Bush

Kaduna-Abuja Train Breaks Down Again, Leaves Passengers Stranded in the Bush

The Kaduna-Abuja train has currently broken down in Dutse, Kaduna, for hours leaving hundreds of passengers stranded. According to an Assistant National Secretary of the Nigeria Union of... read more »

Zaria Bound Train Derails in Kaduna

Zaria Bound Train Derails in Kaduna

A train that took off from Lagos State to Zaria has derailed in Kaduna, African News Today has gathered. There were no injuries as the train which was laden with water pipes derailed at about 5:50pm... read more »