A young Nigerian has been murdered in the United States five months after graduating from Virginia Tech, where he studied Industrial and Systems Engineering. Alexander Nwogu, 23, had just been hired as a tech consultant with Ernst and Young before...
A woman was on Wednesday crushed to death while three were seriously injured by a commercial bus along Igboukwu- Nnewi road, Igboukwu, Anambra state. The accident which occurred around 2.50pm involved a white Toyota bus and a KC/Sanya motorcycle, with the deceased and...
Two persons were on Monday night crushed to death in a fatal motor accident along Enugu-Onitsha expressway, Onitsha, Anambra state. The accident which occurred around 11pm involved a green colored Mitsubishi bus and a M/Benz truck. Am eye witness said...
A driver of an articulated truck is on the run after killing a middle-aged man along Upper Iweka road, Onitsha, Anambra state. The accident which left four persons with varying degrees of injury involved a Mark Truck with Registration KK837JJJ and a shuttle...
An unidentified pedestrian was confirmed dead in Friday ’s accident involving a truck and a bus on the Asaba –Onitsha Expressway , Onitsha , Anambra State . Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps in the state , Andrew...
Two persons died on Wednesday in an auto crash involving a vehicle in the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) scheme and commercial motorcycle in the Abule Egba area of Lagos. Eyewitnesses said the accident occurred on BRT lane at Ile-Igbo inward...
A commercial motorcyclist on Tuesday lost his life in a fatal accident along Nibo- Onitsha old road, Nibo, Anambra state. The accident which occurred around 8.50am involved a white Toyota Hiace bus and a yellow tricycle. The commercial bus reportedly...
A multiple fatal crash on Monday claimed the lives of four persons in Obosi, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra state. Four others were said to have sustained varying degrees of injury in the multiple crash which occurred near a slaughter house...
Olufemi Adediran Abeokuta A middle-aged man, Atanda Idowu Moses, who sustained gunshot injury during a clash between men of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) and smugglers in Oja Odan in Yewa South local government area of Ogun State has died.
One person has died in a road accident that happened in Ikoyi , Lagos State on Sunday.It was gathered that three persons were also injured in the accident. According to the spokesperson for the Lagos State Emergency Agency , Nosa...
An unfortunate stampede for the monetary gift doled out by Governor Aminu Tambuwal in Sokoto on Friday has led to tragedy after a policeman shot dead one person. The policeman also injured three others. The shooter, a police sergeant, identified...
Tragedy struck at Umeh community, Isoko South Local Government Area, Delta State, yesterday, as a truck rammed into the venue of a traditional marriage ceremony, killing two persons and leaving several others with various degrees of injuries. It was gathered...
Scores of people were on Thursday injured, properties burnt in Gas tanker e xplosion at Ajuwon Iju-ishaga road, Lagos.The spokesperson for the Lagos State Emergency Agency, Nosa Okunbor, confirmed the incident.Urging Lagosians to stay calm as LASEMA Response Team is at Cele Bus...
The Bauchi State governor, Bala Mohammed, has disclosed that no fewer than 25 persons have lost their lives while 17 others sustained injuries as a result of flood in the state. This was disclosed on Wednesday, during a courtesy visit...
The commercial city of Aba, Abia State was thrown into mourning yesterday when the corpse of a yet to be identified nine boy was brought out from a drainage. Daily Vendor gathered that the boy...
No fewer than ten people have lost their lives in a petrol tanker explosion in Lokoja, Kogi State on Wednesday morning. It was gathered that the petrol tanker rammed other vehicles at Felele in Lokoja...
A tanker supplying Premium Motor Spirit to a filling station in the St. John’s area, Iwofe Road, Obio Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State, has exploded and the ensuing inferno razed a nearby building and other property with millions of naira.
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ebonyi has confirmed the recovery of three more corpses from the Akeze-Ukwu River after a Mercedes 608-model bus plunged into the river on September18. The News Agency of Nigeria , recalls that the...
A nursing mother was on Sunday confirmed dead in a building collapse in Obosi, near Onitsha, in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra state. The 6-month-old baby of the deceased was reportedly rescued alive while many were suspected to be trapped in...
An early morning fire, on Sunday, gutted a three-storey building used as a mall, in Ogun State. The mall, known as Olujimi Electronics, is located in Totoro area of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.
There was pandemonium and tension in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital following the brutal killing of a commercial motorcycle operator, Mr. Elias Ofoke by an alleged mad man around Udensi bridge in Abakaliki. It was gathered that the victim who...
A three-storey building has, on Saturday, collapsed in Ejigbo area of Lagos state.The sad incident occurred at Number 15, Ansarudeen Street, Ile-Epo bus-stop, at about 8.15 am. So far, there are no reports of casualties recorded. According to eyewitnesses’ account,...
Many feared dead in Ebonyi State on Friday, when a loaded 608 bus carrying members of a Church returning from a burial in Afikpo plunged into a river along Akaeze-Ishiagu bridge, with many missing. The DAILY VENDOR gathered that about five victims were...
A tanker with unknown registration number conveying Premium Motor Spirit, PMS popularly known as petrol lost control while in motion at Anthony inward Gbagada area of Lagos State on Friday night and subsequently fell sideways. This led to an explosion...
A commercial motorcyclist was crushed to death by a tipper driver along Ozubulu road Nnewi, Anambra State. The accident which occurred around Thursday night involved a Green/Black M/Benz 911 with registration number XH 712 PHC and a Blue/white Honda Motorcycle.
The Katsina State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), on Tuesday confirmed that eight persons had died, while 25,961 buildings were affected by floods in parts of the state. The SEMA Executive Secretary, Alhaji Babangida Nasamu, told the News Agency of Nigeria...
NO fewer than five persons were killed while eight others were injured in an auto crash along Owo/ Akure highway in Ondo state. Eyewitness account said that the crash occurred at Emure in Owo council area of the state at...
One person lost his life while four others sustained varying degrees of injury in a motor accident along Onitsha- Awka Old road, Anambra state. The accident which occurred around 3pm, involved a yellow 911 M/Benz water tanker with registration number XB 698 GDD...
One person has been confirmed dead , while four others sustained varying degrees of injury as a one- storey building collapsed following a thunderstorm in Asaba , the Delta State capital . It was gathered that the building located behind...
One person has been reportedly killed while many persons were injured in a road accident that occurred on Saturday at the Oloko area in the Akoko North - East Local Government Area of Ondo State . According to an eyewitness...