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Drivers Tasked to Observe Safety Measures

Nana Kofi Nyarko, President of the Rotary Club of Accra Ring Road Central (RRC) has called on drivers to apply all safety measures to...
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Nigeria warns against road accidents in rainy season

The Nigerian government on Friday warned motorists against possible road disasters in the country as heavy rain is expected to lash the country. ...
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We must find lasting solutions to road accidents in Ghana – Otabil

The General Overseer of International Central Gospel Church (ICGC) has described recent road accidents on the Kintampo and Cape Coast roads that claimed about...
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Namibia records a decline in road accidents

Namibia Motor Vehicle Accident Fund on Saturday said the country recorded a significant decline in road crashes. Speaking in Windhoek, MVA Fund Chief Executive Officer,...
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Upper East recorded 65 deaths from road crash in 2018

Sixty-five persons died in the Upper East Region in 2018 according to statistics from the Regional branch of National Road Safety Commission (NRSC). The figures...
Chief Superintendent Joseph Owusu Bempah, Tema Police Regional Motor Traffic and Transport Unit (MTTU) Commander

Tema Road Accidents killed 120 People

One hundred and twenty persons were killed through road accidents in Tema and its environs in 2018. The figure shows a decrease of five compared...
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Combating Traffic Road Accidents in Nigeria with Vehicle Inspection Operation as a Vital Solution

There is no doubt that driving is a complex and task demanding activities that requires a good driving skills and knowledge, road-worthy vehicle and...
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207 Deaths were recorded in Central Region from road accidents

A total of two hundred and seven (207) people were killed in road crashes in the Central Region last year, thereby recording an increase...
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Zambia records 188 road accidents during Africa Freedom Day holiday

Zambia recorded 188 road traffic accidents during the Africa Freedom Day holiday, with eight of them being fatal one, police said on Tuesday., Godfrey Chilabi,...
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Tanzania sees drop in road accidents

Tanzanian Minister for Home Affairs Mwigulu Nchemba told parliament on Thursday that the number of accidents in the east African nation dropped by 35.7...
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Road accidents claim 15 lives in Kenya

At least 15 people were killed and more than ten others injured in two separate accidents across Kenya early Sunday, the police said. Eight passengers...
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Road accidents kill 396 people in Zambia in Q1 – police

A total of 396 people died in traffic accidents on roads in Zambia in the first quarter of 2018 while 673 others were seriously...
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Between January and February over 360 road accidents deaths were recorded

More than 360 persons died while over 2,272 others were injured in vehicular accidents in the first two months of 2018. A total of, 2,085...
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Road accidents in Tanzania decline by 48 percent in 3rd quarter

Tanzanian traffic police said Wednesday that road accidents in the East African nation declined by 48 percent in the third-quarter of 2017 compared to...
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Road accidents kill 423 in Nigeria in one month

A total of 423 people were killed and 2,339 others injured in road accidents across Nigeria in July, the country's road commission said Friday. Of...

26 die in Zambia long weekend road accidents

At least 26 people died in various road traffic accidents recorded during Zambia's long holiday, the police said on Thursday. Esther Mwaata-Katongo,...
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More Men Killed In Road Accident In 2016

The 2016 provisional data on road accidents provided by the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) has shown that 1,701 men were killed in road...
Reckless driving is a recipe for disaster

Road accidents In Ghana A Major Public Concern

The carnage on our roads has become one of the leading causes of deaths in Ghana. On the average, 6 people die daily and...
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Over 2,200 people killed in Zambia road accidents last year

Zambia recorded a total of 32,350 road traffic accidents last year in which 2,206 people lost their lives, the police said on Thursday. ...
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Road Traffic Accidents Increase In C/R

Seven Hundred and Eighty Nine (789) road traffic accidents were recorded in the Central Region (C/R) from January 1st to 31st December, 2016 against...
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SW Pakistan road accident claims 14 lives, 19 injured

At least 14 people were killed and 19 others injured in three separate road accidents in Pakistan's southwest Balochistan province over the last 24...
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458 people die in Zambia road accidents in fourth quarter

At least 458 people were killed in 7,341 road accidents across Zambia in the fourth quarter of 2016, the police said on Saturday. ...
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Thailand records 113 deaths from road accidents in first two days of New Year...

Thailand's death toll of road accidents in the first two days of New Year holidays has climbed to 113, with more than 1,000 injured,...
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Nigeria confirms five dead in road crash

State spokesperson for the commission Kabiru Ibrahim told reporters that the accident involved 23 persons, five of whom died instantly, while 18 sustained serious...
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500 People Killed In Road Accidents In 3 Months

The number of persons injured also rose by 10 percent within the first three months of 2016 registering absolute figures of 2,442 in 2015...
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Lunar New Year Travel Accidents Claim 47 Lives In Cambodia

Some 98 road accidents resulted in 47 deaths and 207 injuries from Wednesday to Saturday, in comparison to 123 accidents causing 43 deaths and...
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Poor human development causing road accidents – GNADS

According to the Association, education for drivers was the best foundation to minimise road accidents in the country. Reverend Erasmus Amoakwah Addo, National President of...
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Let’s End The Road Accidents Now!

The police often cite poor mechanical condition of vehicles, reckless driving, drink-driving, talking on phone while driving and failure to observe traffic rules and...
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Ghana Police records 53 deaths in road accident

Regional Police Commander Maxwell Atingane told local radio stations Thursday that 23 others, who got severely injured, are receiving treatment at Kintampoo Government Hospital....
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UN says more needs to be done to abate traffic-related accidents

"We urge all UN member States to take their responsibilities and to ratify and fully apply the UN road safety legal instruments," the...