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LASTMA GOES TOUGH ON DRIVERS PLYING ONE WAY, RESTRICTED ROUTES

 General Manager, Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, LASTMA, Mr. Olawale Musa (middle); Head, Operation, LASTMA, Mr. Adeoye Oluyemi (left) and his Assistant, Mr. Abidoye Opeyemi (right) during a joint traffic enforcement at Agege and its environs on Friday, …Seeks Willful Compliance With Traffic, Environmental Laws The Lagos State Government on ...

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Lagos creates website to verify the authenticity of number plates issued by MVAA

  In line with the Smart City initiative of the present administration, the Lagos State Government, through the State Motor Vehicle Administration Agency (MVAA), has announced the creation of a website – www.lsmvaapvs.org-through which motorists and law enforcement agencies can henceforth confirm the authenticity of number plates issued by the ...

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Auto Journalists honour Hyundai Elantra with two awards

The All-new Hyundai Elantra and Hyundai Elantra Sport  have  been  awarded the best new small car title and the best new sports/performance car title by the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC). First introduced in 1991, the Elantra compact sedan,  now in its sixth generation has sold over 500,000 units ...

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Toyota targets 10.2 million sales in 2017

For the year 2017, Toyota anticipates a one percent rise in global vehicle sales as growth in North America, Europe and Asia prompts a recovery from a 1 percent slide in sales this year. The automaker estimates sales across its Toyota, Lexus, Daihatsu minicar and Hino Motors truck brands to ...

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Hyundai, Kia in $41.2m settlement with states

        Auto companies, Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Motors Corporation have opted for a $41.2 million settlement with attorneys general from 33 states and the District of Columbia. The development will close the remaining investigations into the automakers’ overstatement of fuel economy ratings from 2011 through 2013. ...

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FEC Approves Construction Of Seaport In Badagry

The Federal Government has approved the construction of the proposed deep seaport in Badagry, Lagos State. Minister for Information, Lai Mohammed, who disclosed this at the end of the Federal Executive Council meeting held in Abuja, said the project would be built by the private sector. Minister for Power, Housing ...

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Eid-El-Fitri Sallah: FRSC deploys 600 patrol vehicles, 15 tow trucks and 50 ambulances

FRSC logo           Ahead of this year’s Eid-el-Fitri Sallah celebration, the Federal Road Safety Corps has said it had deployed 500 patrol vehicles, 50 Ambulances, 85 motor bikes, 15 tow trucks and over 20,000 personnel including special marshals, along designated routes as part of measures to ...

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FRSC warns against drinking habits among motorists

Boboye Oyeyemi, Corps Marshal FRSC       The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has warned that drinking habits among motorists can dramatically upturn the trends and statistics that makeup the decline recorded in road traffic crashes in the face of obvious signs of progress in road safety, despite the ...

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Auto Policy Review: It’s Time To Walk Our Talk-Says AUTOBATE

The Automobile, Boatyards, Transport, Equipment and Allied Senior Staff Association (AUTOBATE) wishes to use this opportunity to commend the Federal Government for its affirmative position and endorsement of Automotive Policy made known by the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment recently. We are particularly elated that the endorsement vindicates our ...

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LAGOS CLARIFIES EVICTION OF TARZAN, METRO FERRY OPERATORS FROM JETTIES

Some Canoes on water       The Lagos State Government on Friday said its decision to serve eviction notices to Tarzan Marine Enterprises and Metro Ferry, both operators of commercial jetties in the State, was in line with overriding public interest and quest to ensure strict adherence to safety ...

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