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Occupants escape unhurt as container falls on vehicle in Ikorodu
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Occupants escape unhurt as container falls on vehicle in Ikorodu

Three occupants in the vehicle pictured above, escaped unhurt after a 40 feet tanker fell on their vehicle while they were commuting along the Ikorodu-Sagamu road on Monday, October 11. The occupants were said to have been smart enough to run out of the vehicle when they noticed the container was about to fall off the trailer carrying it.
Agents were to be given N1 billion to clear over 30 containers with contraband goods – NAFDAC DG speaks on temptation staff of the agency face
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Agents were to be given N1 billion to clear over 30 containers with contraband goods – NAFDAC DG speaks on temptation staff of the agency face

Mojisola Adeyeye, Director general of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control has opened up on some of the challenges staff of the agency face.   The NAFDAC DG in an interview on Channels Television, said if staff of the agency are not paid well, they might succumb to some temptation that come their way.   Adeyeye also recounted how staff of the agency refused to take bribe from agents who were reportedly going to paid N1 billion each to clear over 30 containers with contraband goods.  
Hilarious Video of Man Begging Profusely as a 2021 GWagon is being Offloaded from a Container
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Hilarious Video of Man Begging Profusely as a 2021 GWagon is being Offloaded from a Container

A video of a Nigerian man begging profusely as a 2021 Gwagon was being offloaded from a container has got Nigerians laughing. With the cost of the SUV at the back of the vehicle , the man could be heard begging profusely for it to be offloaded with all the care in the world. ''I beg you. Gently..Gently..I beg you with the name of God..Gently''  he said Watch the video below
Man Trapped Under A Container In Lagos, Rescued Alive
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Man Trapped Under A Container In Lagos, Rescued Alive

A Nigerian man was rescued alive after being trapped under a container that had fallen, for more than two hours in Surulere, Lagos state on Thursday April 1. The man was said to be driving with his wife along Stadium road when the container fell from the trailer conveying it on top of his car. He was trapped for more than 2 hours. Thankfully help came and he was rescued alive. He has since been rushed to the hospital for treatment. See video below.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Mci (@mycelebrityandi)
Man Rescued Alive After Being Trapped under a Container for More than two Hours in Lagos
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Man Rescued Alive After Being Trapped under a Container for More than two Hours in Lagos

A Nigerian man was rescued alive after being trapped under a container that had fallen, for more than two hours in Surulere, Lagos state on Thursday April 1. The man was said to be driving with his wife along Stadium road when the container fell from the trailer conveying it on top of his car. He was trapped for more than 2 hours. Thankfully help came and he was rescued alive. He has since been rushed to the hospital for treatment.
Container Falls and Crushes Car Parked within the Premises of a School in Lagos
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Container Falls and Crushes Car Parked within the Premises of a School in Lagos

A container laden truck fell on a private car parked inside the premises of a private school at Anthony Village loop, in Lagos at about 12pm today February 3. Speaking on the incident, the Director-General, Lagos State  Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, Dr Femi Oke-Osamyintolu, said; “The agency has activated its response plan to a fallen container which landed on a Toyota Corolla car with registration AKD 172 FK. The truck with registration AYE 628 ZQ fell over while descending the Anthony Oke loop inward Ikorodu Road. Fortunately, the car was unoccupied so there are no casualties. Operation ongoing with Agency officials, LASTMA and the Nigerian police on the scene of the school premises. Motorists were advised to avoid the axis due to congestion.''
It Costs Two Million Naira To Destroy A Container Of Tramadol – Mojisola Adeyeye
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It Costs Two Million Naira To Destroy A Container Of Tramadol – Mojisola Adeyeye

The Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Mrs Mojisola Christianah Adeyeye has revealed that to destroy a container load of Tramadol cost the agency between N1m and N2m. This is even as she revealed that NAFDAC has taken the fight against the importation of substandard and fake products to India and China, where two Clean Report Inspection (CRI) Agents were removed because they indulged in facilitating illicit drugs to Nigeria. Disclosing this on Tuesday when she hosted a virtual media parley with the print media, the NAFDAC DG explained that for seven years when the agency was not at the ports, importers of fake and substandard drugs were having a field day bringing in dangerous products into the country. According to ...
Another Container Falls and Kills Two Women in Lagos
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Another Container Falls and Kills Two Women in Lagos

Two women have died after a container fell from a truck and landed on a commercial bus at Odo Olowu area, Ijesha bus-stop in Lagos on Friday, August 21. Confirming the incident, the Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, said the agency received a distress call at about 9pm that an empty 40-feet container has killed two persons in an accident. It was learned that the truck loaded with an empty 40-feet container, suffered brake failure, rammed into the stationary commercial bus, and subsequently fell down. The two adult females died on the spot and their remains were deposited in the morgue. This incident comes barely a month after two workers of the Federal Aviation Authority of Nigeria FAAN, were ...
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Father of Four Dies During s3x Romp with Pregnant Concubine Inside Container in Lagos

Father of four has died inside a container after during boisterious sex with his married and pregnant concubine at Whitesand community, a suburb of Lagos. The man identified as Akin (a.k.a Ak), father of four, was found stone dead, while the pregnant concubine was gasping for breathe inside the container where they were having s3x in the early hours of Thursday. Policemen from Orile Police Station were invited to the scene by sympathisers before the lady was rushed to a private hospital, where she is recuperating. The lady, whose identity is yet to the ascertained, is said to be pregnant for her husband, who is known to the deceased. The deceased who is said to be 30-year-old was an agent with Betnaija Lotto, having two staking centres located at No 24 Adunni Plaza, Plot 1,Ba...
Angela Okorie Calls Out Nigerian Government As Container Falls On Cars In Apapa
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Angela Okorie Calls Out Nigerian Government As Container Falls On Cars In Apapa

Angela Okorie who is quite sad after a container fell on cars in Apapa area of Lagos, has called out the Nigerian government over the incident. Angela Okorie who called out the Nigerian government over container which fell on cars, linked it all to bad government. She further added that only a country that doesn’t value lives, will allow trucks to run on same lane. She wrote on Instagram;
Container Falls Off Ojuelegba Bridge In Lagos
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Container Falls Off Ojuelegba Bridge In Lagos

The container fell off a truck which was travelling on the bridge on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, according to a security operative that spoke to TheCable. “The load is too much for the body, so as it was climbing the bridge, it was rolling down. It is 40 feet tall,” he said. The truck driver, who also spoke to TheCable, said the accident was as a result of a bus driver who overtook him. He said, “As I was climbing the bridge, a bus overtook me and I had to stop. When I set out after the bus left, the gear dragged me back and the container turned and fell. It is not because of the break. There is no casualty. I was not the only one in the truck, we were three in number, but nothing happened to any of us.” This is not the first time such is happening on this very Ojuelegba Bridge. ...
Fetish Model Makes ₦28 Million a Year from Selling Own Used Panties
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Fetish Model Makes ₦28 Million a Year from Selling Own Used Panties

A fetish model identified as Raven Nix, 33, makes £60,000 (₦28 million) a year by selling her own used panties to rescue stray cats. Some of the men who buy her dirty underwear call themselves ‘money slaves’, and have even sent Raven cash for no reason at all. The fetish model who sells her own used panties for £20 (about N9,200) a time, also made money by selling pots of urine and raunchy videos to strangers online. Metro reported that the animal lover, who once sold two thongs for £250 (about N115,000), said that rather than splashing out on a lavish lifestyle, she uses the money to pay for vet’s bills and pet food as she can’t resist helping stray cats. “Before I did this if there was an animal that needed me, I’d have to think about whether I could afford...
Abia Man Butchers Wife, Then Commits Suicide By Setting Himself Ablaze
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Abia Man Butchers Wife, Then Commits Suicide By Setting Himself Ablaze

A man has committed suicide by setting himself on fire inside his vehicle after allegedly hacking his wife to death.                                                                      The car in which the man set himself on fire A man committed suicide yesterday in Abia State by setting himself on fire after reportedly butchering his wife. The man, identified only as Ejike, had a misunderstanding with his wife so he used a machete to hack her in Ezere, in the Isiukwuato local government area of Abia state. Locals helped rescue Ejike's wife during the attack and they rushed her to the hospital where her condition is really critical. Meanwhile, Ejike, fearing that his wife may not survive the attack, went into his car where there was a container of fuel, poured it on h...
Horror As 6 Persons Are Burnt To Death On Sagamu-Benin Expressway
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Horror As 6 Persons Are Burnt To Death On Sagamu-Benin Expressway

Many lives were lost yesterday after a multiple accident involving container happened along Sagamu/Benin Expressway.   Accident scene (File photo) No fewer than six persons were reportedly burnt to death on Wednesday in a multiple accident involving a container laden truck and two commercial buses at J4, Ogbere area on the Sagamu-Benin Expressway. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the accident occurred less than 24 hours after nine persons lost their lives when a luxury bus rammed into a stationary truck at Aseese end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. The Sagamu/Benin accident was said to have occurred at around 2:15 p.m. at a section of the road where there was a diversion of traffic to a single lane. Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the spokesperson of the Ogun Traffic ...
Customs Intercepts Container Load Of Military Uniforms
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Customs Intercepts Container Load Of Military Uniforms

A team of Federal Operations Unit, Zone C of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Owerri has seized a container NO-MRSU 3040288 found to be carrying military hardwares along Aba- Port Harcourt road. Public Relations Officer, Nigeria Customs Service, Mr. Joseph Attah, said the Service seized a container load of military uniforms and other items on Friday along Aba-Port Harcourt road. Attah, who said this in a statement on Friday in Abuja, noted that examination of the container was conducted in the presence of the owner’s representative. “The roving team of the Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone C, have seized a container with registration number MRSU 3040288 found to carry military uniforms and other items along Aba-Port Harcourt road. “The container was taken to Owerri, wh...
Trailer Driver Takes Off After His Container Falls On Range Rover
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Trailer Driver Takes Off After His Container Falls On Range Rover

A trailer driver has disappeared after his truck tipped over and the container he was transporting fell on a Range Rover vehicle. The container, belonging to MSC, badly crushed one side of the Range Rover, such that a repair seems impossible. According to Super Cars of Nigeria, the car accident happened in Oyo state. The driver of the Range Rover Vogue was on his way to Oyo for a party when the accident occurred. Thankfully, no fatalities were reported.
Nigerian Customs Uncovers Another Container Of 475 Arms In Apapa
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Nigerian Customs Uncovers Another Container Of 475 Arms In Apapa

The Tin Can Island Command of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) Tuesday uncovered a container suspected to contain yet another cache of arms imported from Turkey. This is coming barely a week after the command intercepted a 20-foot container laden with 1,100 pump action rifles. The container with number, CMAU189817/8 is believed to contain about 475 sets of pump-action riffles reportedly belonging to the same importer of the last one. Daily Sun quoted a source as saying “The container is owned by the same importer of the 1,100 guns. After a detailed profiling of the importer ordered by the Area Controller, it was discovered that he still has another container inside the port. “So, officers were asked to fish out the container for examination. But I don’t know why they are hiding the ...
Five Killed As Container Falls On Commercial Bus In Ojota
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Five Killed As Container Falls On Commercial Bus In Ojota

At least five people were killed after a truck which conveyed a 40ft container laden with plywood fell on a commercial bus in the Ojota area of Lagos. Adesina Tiamiyu, general manager of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), said the agency received a distress call about the incident at 4:20am on Saturday. He said many passengers were trapped in the bus with registration number FST 944 XR. “The agency’s emergency response team (ERT) received a distressed call regarding an accident at Ojota bus stop on the July 8, 2017, about 4:02am. This prompted the immediate activation of the agency’s ERT to the scene of the incident,” he said in a statement. “Investigation carried out by the ERT at the scene revealed that an articulated truck with registration number AKD 663 ...
Edo Inland Container Depot Will Generate 13,000 Jobs – C’ttee
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Edo Inland Container Depot Will Generate 13,000 Jobs – C’ttee

Mr Charles Akhigbe, Chairman of the State Implementation Committee for the Edo Inland Container Depot (EICD), says the depot on completion would provide employment for about 13,000 persons. Akhigbe, in an interview on Tuesday in Benin, said the figure would comprise of about 3,000 direct and 10, 000 indirect employment. He said that this was from the facility study carried out on the depot in 2015 at the depot site in Agbomoba village, near Benin. Akhigbe disclosed that the depot which would be a dry port, had been fashioned like a Public, Private Partnership project, designed to improve trade and commerce, as well as bring shipping to the doorsteps of industrialists and shippers within the location. He also said that the project, on completion, would boost real estate business...
Container-Load Of Arms Intercepted In Lagos
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Container-Load Of Arms Intercepted In Lagos

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says it has intercepted 440 pieces of riffles at Tin Can Island Port, Lagos. About three months ago, the Federal Operations Unit of the service had intercepted 660 pieces of pump action rifles at Apapa port also in Lagos. Displaying the guns to newsmen on Tuesday at the Tin-Can Island Command of Customs, Mr Monday Abueh, the Zonal Coordinator of Zone A’ , also an Assistant Comptroller-General of Customs, said the imports originated from Turkey. The guns were concealed in a 20-ft container no PONU210024 (1) 22G1 carrying POP powder used for design of houses. He said the container was intercepted following intelligence obtained by the command. Abueh, who is also an Assistant Comptroller-General, said a suspect had been arrested in connection with the sei...
Tesla Will Reveal Its Electric Container Truck In September
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Tesla Will Reveal Its Electric Container Truck In September

Elon Musk who is the CEO of Tesla has released teasers of the upcoming Tesla electric trucks. The truck is set to debut in September as Elon Musk confirmed he test drove one which “feels like a sports car”. He also said the truck will be capable of long hauls though the estimated range was not stated. There are speculations the truck will also use solar panels on the trailer in order to extend its range. According to Musk Tesla’s electric truck will reduce the cost of cargo transport and increase safety. There is also a possibility that an autopilot autonomous technology will be integrated into the truck.
Container Trailer Kills An Okada Rider In Mushin
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Container Trailer Kills An Okada Rider In Mushin

I think is high time the government remove all agberos in this country.. Am one of the eye witness. It's happens around Daleko market mushin. Immediately the Okada sight the agberos he ran away and needed to overtake the container. But luck was not on his side.. May his gentle soul rest in peace..
Customs Hands Over 661 Seized Pump Action Rifles To DSS
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Customs Hands Over 661 Seized Pump Action Rifles To DSS

The Nigeria Customs Service has handed over the 661 pump action rifles seized on Sunday 22rd January 2017 by the Roving Team of the Federal Operations Unit Zone A Ikeja to the Department of State Security for further investigation. 2. You will recall that the rifles were laden in a Mack truck with registration number BDG 265 XG conveying a 1x40ft Container with Number: PONU/825914/3 before it was intercepted along Mile 2 Apapa road, Lagos. 3.The truck was immediately taken to the premises of FOU Zone A, Ikeja where Physical examination revealed 49 boxes containing a total number of 661 pieces of pump action rifles concealed with steal doors and other merchandize goods 4. The interception of these arms is a clear indication of how committed and dedicated the Servi...
Container Truck On Fire Along Apapa Expressway And Agege Motor Road
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Container Truck On Fire Along Apapa Expressway And Agege Motor Road

A fully loaded PMS container caught fire along the Apapa expressway in Lagos last night. LRU and LASG Fire Service men responded swiftly to the scene, at the time of filing this report Lasgidi Online could not confirm the number of Meanwhile another fully loaded container truck caught fire along Agege Motor Road, Shogunle Bus Stop. All these Fire incidents happened last night, thank God for LRU and LASG Fire Service.    
Wanted Officers Of Nigeria Custom Submits Self For Investigation
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Wanted Officers Of Nigeria Custom Submits Self For Investigation

The Nigerian Custom service (NCS) has announced the self-submission of three officers earlier declared wanted over alleged examination and clearing the ammunition-laden container at the Apapa port, Lagos State. According to DCG Dan Ugo, Enforcement, Investigation & Inspection; “The Service wishes to inform the public that the three (3) Officers earlier declared wanted in connection with the clearance of the 661 pump action riffles have all reported and are being investigated”. “NCS remains resolute on its determination to ensure that justice is served to all those found involved”. An earlier report last week Tuesday noted that the officers, Abdullahi I, with service number 44483 ASC, and Odiba Haruna Inah, with service number 133386, fled after the weapons were uncovered by th...
350,000 Job Seekers Applied For Railway Job Says NRC Boss
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350,000 Job Seekers Applied For Railway Job Says NRC Boss

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), Engineer Fidet Okhiria has revealed that the corporation got applications from 350,000 Nigerians after it placed advertisement for employment opportunities. Disclosing this during an interview with newsmen recently, Okhiria stated that the corporation was still sorting out the various applications which are expected to fill about 200,000 jobs openings in the NRC. According to him, “By standard, we should have enough numbers of people to operate a train service. It is the love my staffs have for me that they have been working themselves out for me and for country. Perhaps again, it’s based on the training they’ve received. “We are supposed to have 8 hours shift for off-days and also weekend staff. But the staffs have be...

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