METRO

Yuletide : FRSC sets up mobile court to sanction traffic offenders In Ogun

126views

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun , on Tuesday, set up a mobile court to checkmate  indiscriminate parking  and also apprehend and sanction traffic offenders during the festive period. 

Mr Ahmed Umar,  the Sector Commander,  disclosed this in Abeokuta during a stakeholders meeting transport union leaders in Abeokuta. 

Umar explained that the FRSC was going to  collaborate with other security agencies in the state to achieve a successful execution of the mobile court.

He added that road safety was a collaborative benchmark and that there was no limit to what could be achieved through collaboration.

“Today we have decided to set up a mobile court which will begin work tomorrow and through this we will be able to checkmate indiscriminate parking and sanction traffic offenders. 

“We are going to synergise with other security agencies in the state because we believe that without collaboration we can not achieve good result but with collaboration with other security agencies we can achieve the execution of the mobile court.

”We can not also  tolerate illegal commercial vehicle activities  because it is causing aberration and obstruction on the highways so we are going to enforce removal of those obstruction on the highways,” he said. 

He called on the general public to always obey road traffic rules and regulations, urging them to always  drive safely and stay safe.

Also speaking,   the Special Assistant to Ogun Governor on Security, Olusola Subair , maintained that the state government was doing its best to provide adequate infrastructural which included motorable roads.

Subaiir hinted that the state government would not tolerate indiscriminate parking across the state because of its negative effect.

Also , the Chairman of Parks and Garages Development Agency (PAGADA) in the state, Habeeb Ajayi, said  that it was imperative for all stakeholders in the state  to ensure free flow of traffic, most especially during  festive period.
Ajayi  called on the people of the state to desist from disobeying  traffic rules and regulations,  saying that it was important to drastically reduced road traffic crashes across the state.

Leave a Response