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FRSC Seeks Spiritual Help On Lagos-Ibadan Road Mishaps

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frsc logoThe Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Ogun State sector command, has sought divine intervention in the high rate of accidents on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

The FRSC Sector Commander,  Mr. Christopher Ademoluti, made this known when he paid a courtesy call on the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye.

Ademoluti, who was accompanied on the visit by the FRSC unit commanders in Mowe, Ijebu-Ode, Ogere and Sagamu, also sought the church’s assistance in the provision of patrol vehicles and an ambulance.

The command’s Public Education Officer, Taiwo Nodiru, stated this in a statement on Thursday.

The statement read, “The Sector Commander, FRSC, Ogun State, Mr. Christopher Ademoluti, has taken the battle against Road Traffic Crashes in Ogun State, especially on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, to the General Overseer of RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, for his spiritual intervention.

“Ademoluti paid a visit to Pastor Adeboye on Monday, June 3, 2013 with the FRSC Unit Commanders along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.”

The statement added that Adeboye prayed for the safety of all road users and the progress of the FRSC just as he urged motorists to exercise caution while plying the road.

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  1. Stunned

    June 7, 2013 at 12:13 pm

    Yep – God is just going to pop on down and fix that there road! The sooner people stop believing in ancient myths and get out there are DO THE DAMN WORK required, the better.

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Several Injured As Thugs Attack #EndSARS Protesters, Governor Oyetola In Osun

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Several Injured As Thugs Attack #EndSARS Protesters, Governor Oyetola In Osun
Several Injured As Thugs Attack #EndSARS Protesters, Governor Oyetola In Osun

#EndSARS protesters in Osun

The Governor of Osun State, Gboyega Oyetola on Saturday, escaped an attack by thugs which happened while he was addressing #EndSARS protesters in Osogbo, the state capital.

Some of the vehicles in the Governor’s convoy were also destroyed by the thugs but the Governor himself was evacuated to safety by his security team.

Also Read: #EndSARS: Hold Enugu State Govt Responsible If Anything Happens To Us – Phyno, Kcee, Zoro

As the convoy was leaving the protest venue, some of the youths continued to stone his vehicles.

While the protest was disrupted, Governor Oyetola assured the injured victims that the government would be responsible for their medical bills.

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#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu Constitutes Panel Of Enquiry

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#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu Forms Panel Of Enquiry

Babajide Sanwo-Olu

In a bid to quell the #EndSARS protest which is spreading like a raging inferno across the country, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Governor of Lagos State has set up a panel of inquiry and restitution for victims of SARS.

This was announced in a statewide broadcast on Thursday.

The panel will be a 7-man panel which will ensure that all those with verifiable cases of SARS brutality or fatality receive compensation.

Also Read: BREAKING: EndSARS: Gov Sanwo-Olu reveals identities of policemen who harassed protesters

The Panel will be chaired by retired Justice Doris Okuwobi, while members are Ebun Adegboruwa, SAN (representing the Civil Society), Taiwo Lakanu (a retired Deputy Inspector General of Police), Patience Udoh (representing the Civil Society); Segun Awosanya aka Segalink (Human Rights Activist).

Others are Olutoyin Odusanya (Director, Citizens Mediation Center), a rep/member of the youth-led protest, and a representative of the Human Rights Commission.

There will be a help desk for the complaints and petitions to the panel.

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Governor Seyi Makinde Loses 81-Yr-Old Mother

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Governor Seyi Makinde Loses 81-Yr-Old Mother
Seyi Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde

Abigail Makinde, the mother of the governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, is dead.

The Chief Press Secretary to Mr Makinde, Taiwo Adisa, however, told newsmen that the family will soon make an official statement on the death of the deceased.

He said: “Yes. The family will make an official statement.

“The family will soon make an official statement. In the next few minutes, the family will make an official statement, in few minutes.”

It was gathered that Mr Makinde lost his father, Olatunbosun Makinde, a few years ago.

It was learnt that Mrs Makinde died in the early hours of Thursday.

She died at the age of 81.

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