07 September 2020 By Remi Johnson
The Federal Capital Territory Administration is to partner with the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, for strict enforcement of road safety laws in lugbe- Airport road axis of the Territory.
Minister of the FCT, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello gave this indication when the new FRSC, Zone 7 Area Commander, Assistant Corp Marshal, Jonas Agwu paid him a visit in Abuja.
Malam Bello who stressed the need for the FRSC to deploy its men to the area towards ensuring that the regular traffic congestion was addressed especially trading under the pedestrian bridges.
Malam Bello who pointed out that the laws establishing the FRSC were explicit, called on the FCT Sector Command of the FRSC to put the laws to good use.
According to the FCT Minister, the Airport Road which is the gateway into the City should at all times reflect orderliness and pledged the Administration’s readiness to support FRSC with Mobile Court’s.
On his part, the FRSC, Zone 7 Area Commander, pledged to build on the existing structures in the FCT to enhance the road safety and traffic management objectives of the FCTA.
He further advocated establishment of more designated bus stops and provision of more high capacity busses that would aid traffic flow in the city.