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Lagos taxi/cab operators unveil EkoCab Mobile App

The Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Transportation, Mr. Oluseyi Whenu (middle) flanked by the Route Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Commander Rufus Olaosebikan (right); 1st Vice President Yellow Taxi/Cab Association, Mr. Ismail Adewole (left) and the Association General Secretary, Mr. Taiwo Omolekan during the Launch of Ekocab Mobile …

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World’s first amphibious ice cream van sets sail on The Thames.The world’s first amphibious ice cream van set sail down the River Thames yesterday ahead of a UK tour.

The world’s first amphibious ice cream van set sail down the River Thames yesterday ahead of a UK tour. The  ‘HMS Flake 99’ was specially commissioned by Fredericks, makers of Cadbury’s ice cream to mark National Ice Cream Week (30th May – 5th June). The vehicle brought a smile to …

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CELEBRATE VALENTINE, CELEBRATE SAFETY

The holiday has origins in the Roman festival of Lupercalia, held in mid-February. The festival, which celebrated the coming of spring, included fertility rites and the pairing off of women with men by lottery. At the end of the 5th century, Pope Gelasius I replaced Lupercalia with St. Valentine’s Day. If …

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WHY DO CAR ENGINES BURN OIL (SMOKE) ?

    If you are seeing smoke coming from your exhaust, what color is the smoke? If it’s blue, then it’s oil If it’s black, it means you are running rich (too much fuel). If it’s white, the car may be burning antifreeze or (quite rare) auto-trans fluid. Since it’s …

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How Do I know When my Shocks are bad

Some vehicles, particularly for the front suspension, have struts. While the terms shocks and struts often are used together, struts are a suspension assembly that includes a shock absorber, but the strut assembly also includes other suspension parts for that wheel, such as a coil spring. Several common signs can warn …

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How to Know a Quality Tire

The condition of your car’s tyres is critical to your safety and that of other drivers and pedestrians. Your car is only in contact with the road surface through a very small area when compared to the size of the car itself. In fact, each tyre has a contact area …

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