22 January 2021 By Kayode Oyedare
The Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC says any vehicle causing obstruction on the highway will henceforth be impounded and the owner made to face prosecution
The FRSC Corps Marshal, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi who stated this during the first strategic meeting of the year with the Twelve Zonal Commanding officers and Thirty Seven Sector Commanders in Abuja explained that newly constructed and rehabilitated Roads were being destroyed due to prolonged and unauthorized parking.
Dr Oyeyemi while expressing displeasure over the effect of road traffic accidents on the socio economic lives of the people tasked the Commanding officers to tackle the menace headlong this year.
Dr Oyeyemi also appealed to the Commanding officers to collaborate with relevant security agencies towards bringing an end to illegal use of spy Number plates, siren and revolving lights.
The FRSC Boss expressed readinness of the Commission to partner fleet operators and transport union leaders to discourage night travels.
He however solicited the support of the public on effective road management and solution to incessant attacks on road safety marshals and its property across the country.