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Brong-Ahafo Region Records 145 Deaths from Road Crashes

The Brong-Ahafo Region has recorded 225 road crashes that resulted to 145 deaths and 288 injuries in the first quarter of this year. Deputy Superintendent...
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All Stakeholders Must Contribute to Curbing Road Crashes

Reverend Ismaila Hans Awudu, Board Chairman of the National Road Safety Commission, has expressed concern about the recent spate of road accidents saying the...
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Oppong Nkrumah Says Government is Committed to Reducing Road Accidents

Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the Information Minister, says it is Government’s major priority to reduce the carnage on the roads through reviewing the road...
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Accra-Aflao Highway Road Accidents a Source of Worry

The Police at Ada in the Greater Accra Region have expressed worry over the increasing rate of road accidents on the Accra-Aflao Highway. Mr George...

African road safety leadership program: To help reduce rampant road-crashes.

The second Road Safety Leadership Program organized by the Africa Transport Policy Program (SSATP, an international partnership hosted by the World Bank), in collaboration...
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Brong-Ahafo in 2018 Saw An Increase in Road Accidents

The Brong-Ahafo Region recorded higher cases of road crashes in 2018 than 2017, as a total of 475 cases were recorded last year against...
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Namibia records increase in road crashes and injuries

Namibia recorded an increase in crashes by 21 percent and injuries by 29 percent between November 22 to 26, as compared to the same...
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32 killed in 3-day road crashes in Namibia

Namibian Police said Tuesday that 32 people died and 207 others were injured in 77 road crashes between April 28 and May 2. ...
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More than 500 killed in Ghana road crashes in 3 months

More than 500 persons were killed in 2,890 motor accidents in Ghana during the first three months of this year, local media reported here...
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NRSC Introduce Pre-Trip Vehicle Inspection

The Brong Ahafo Office of the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) says it has intensified road safety education at lorry stations to control road...

2000 People Lose Lives Annually-NRSC

According to Mr David Osafo Adonteng, Director of Planning and Programmes, NRSC, the deaths and injuries associated with road crashes were not an individual...
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Zambia seeks to address road carnage

The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) said the conference, to be hosted in collaboration with the Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit (DMMU), will...
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NRSC first international training course comes to an end

Mrs May Obiri-Yeboah, the Executive Director of NRSC, said this was important as the presentations during the training had enabled them to understand and...
Road crashes result in destruction of lives and property ? ?

Ashanti Region: 133 pople perished in home accidemts

He said many others also suffered broken bones and cuts and described the trend as quite disheartening. The recklessness and complete disregard for road traffic...
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Road crashes claim 90 lives in Nigerian northwestern state in seven months – police

Most of the accidents were caused by reckless drivers, Muhammad Mustapha, the State Commissioner of Police said in a statement reaching Xinhua. ...
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Brong-Ahafo Records 87 Deaths In Road Accidents

He said the Region in January-February recorded 82 road crashes involving 121 vehicles while 14 pedestrians were knocked down. Mr Agyabeng said this at a...
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Brong-Ahafo MTTU recorded 645 cases of road crashes

The figure indicates almost 15.3 per cent decrease of 938 recorded in 2014. Police Superintendent David Asirifi, Brong-Ahafo Regional Commander of MTTD told the Ghana...
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Motorists Advised To Consider Change In Weather Paterns

Mr Emmanuel Narh, Trainer for Technician Engineers of the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA), has advised motorists to observe critically the weather, mechanical...
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Road accidents cost South Africa billions of dollars

Road crashes cost South Africa 300 billion rand (about 25.4 billion U.S. dollars) per annum in direct and indirect costs, Minister of Transport Dipuo...
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Upper West saw less accidents in 2014

The number of road accident cases in the Upper West Region reduced from 235 in 2013 to 172 in 2014, statistics from the Motor...

Ghana lost more than 1,856 souls through accidents in 2014

More than 1,850 people died through road crashes in 2014, provisional estimates from the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) has shown. During the period more...
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Hot arguments at Ho main lorry terminal

Drivers and passengers at the Ho main lorry terminal are accusing each other for the many road crashes in the country. The relatively hot exchanges...
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NRSC commemorate public transport day

About 90 per cent of road traffic crashes that occur in the Central Region, are due to human error such as over speeding, over...
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NRSC commended for its road safety campaigns

The Brong-Ahafo Regional Police Command, has commended the regional office of the National Road Commission (NRSC), in its efforts to control road crashes in...

MTTD personnel undergo capacity training

Mr. Rudolph Beckley, Chief Executive Officer, Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) has indicated that, the country records an average of 2000 fatal accidents...
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Traffic Injuries Are Climbing High-NRSC

Mr David Osafo Adonteng, Director, Planning and Programmes, of the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) has said road crashes and death ranked 10th according...

Police Calls For Support To Combat Reckless Driving

The Western Regional Police Commander, Deputy Superintendent of Police, DCOP Isaac Alex Quainoo has said that road safety is a shared and collective responsibility...
Road crashes result in destruction of lives and property ? ?

Number Of Pedestrian Knockdowns Drop In A/R

Road crash fatalities in the Ashanti Region is on the decline and this has been hailed as the reward for the stepped-up safety education...
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Road Safety Exercise Yielding Results-Minister

A total of 963 persons lost their lives in road crashes in the first half of 2014 countrywide. This represents a reduction of 7 per...