Two injured in Versailles crash

first_imgVersailles, In. — A Versailles woman was injured in Friday morning crash on U.S. 421 near Clearview Drive.A report from the Ripley County Sheriff’s Department says around 10:30 a.m. Jessica Richards, 36, of Versailles, was northbound and slowed to make a left turn. Benjamin Lawhorn, 23, told police he became distracted and struck the rear of the Richards vehicle. The collision pushed Richards into the path of a truck driven by Randy Keller, 57, of Eaton, Ohio.Richards was extricated by the Versailles Fire Department and transported to a local hospital for treatment. A passenger, Oscar Hamlin, 40, was also transported by ambulance to a local hospital. Lawhorn and Keller were not injured.last_img

Ministerial Task force for National stadium commences work

first_imgMinisterial Task Force set up by Youth and Sports Development Minister Mr. Sunday Dare will on Monday commence work with the verification of occupants and identification of illegal structures at the complex, even as the Lagos State Commissioner for Physical Planning Dr. Jide Salako has been named as a member of the committee. Dare After so many years of neglect, the Minister had set up the committee headed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry Mr. Gabriel Aduda to restore sanity to the complex ahead of the planned concession. While inaugurating the committee, Mr.Dare charged the committee to bring back the lost glory of the edifice. ” The National Stadium, Lagos holds a lot of fond memories for our Sportsmen and other people. We shall no longer allow our infrastructures to lie waste. All our National stadiums shall be put to best use. Abuja and Kaduna are at an advanced stage, Lagos has approval for concession. Before the process is complete, we need to restore sanity to the place. So the work of the task force is cut out. In the past, we had interlopers, now it is going to be fixed to serve our teeming youth. The task force will carry out its assignment according to the law of the land.”Advertisement The terms of reference of the committee include; carry out an audit of approved tenants, verify details of the tenancy agreement, come up with a list of all approved and unapproved physical structures and approved construction, list of all squatters and their business, investigate staff of the Ministry who allow the presence of the squatters, carry out a detailed analysis of all revenue generated at the stadium and take inventory of all shops and businesses within the stadium premises. The committee headed by Mr. Aduda has members are drawn from the Sports Ministry, Lagos State and the organized private sector. Other members of the committee include Dr. Paul Ohido, Director, Sports Medicine, Barrister Mohammed Danjuma, Director, Legal, Mr. Olajide Ajayi TA. To PS, Mr. Sola Aiyepeku, Executive Chairman, Lagos State Sports Commission, Mr. Peter Nelson Director, PMI, Engineer Alanamu Abolore, Director FM/FASD, Engineer Okedairo, DD , SFDA, Alhaji Bode Durotoye, DD/ LO, Lagos, Architect Abiodun Owoborode, Executive Assitant to HM, Benjamin Ukwuoma, CTO, FASD, Mr.Adeolu Fasanya, SAO,/ FASD,Mr Kehinde Owopetu, CSW/SM, Lagos. Others are Idris Oloruninbe, and Abdulgafar Idris representing the organized private sector. read also:Crown FC Appreciate Sunday Dare for Repairing Stadium Pavilion The committee has 21 days to complete its assignment.The Minister had similarly given illegal occupants at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja a 25-day ultimatum to quit to enable rehabilitation work to commence. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Loading… center_img Promoted ContentThe Best Cars Of All Time7 Truly Incredible Facts About Black HolesIs This The Most Delicious Food In The World?Best & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever MadeWhat Is A Black Hole In Simple Terms?7 Reasons Why You Might Want To Become A VegetarianPlaying Games For Hours Can Do This To Your Body7 Facts About Black Holes That Will Blow Your MindWhich Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?10 Stargazing Locations To ‘Connect With Nature’The Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read More10 Characters That Should Be Official Disney Princesseslast_img read more