5 February 2021 By Kayode Oyedare.
Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi has directed all commanding officers to ensure effective implementation of the Coronavirus Disease Health Protection Regulations Twenty Twenty one.
Addressing the Zonal Commanding officers during an emergency meeting in Abuja, Dr Oyeyemi said any officer that failed to enforce the regulation would be sanctioned.
He stated that the Commission would work with the judiciary to activate its over Two hundred Mobile Courts across the country to prosecute violators of Covid 19 protocols.
The Corps Marshal stressed the need for the Commanding Officers to strengthen their Campaign with the Transport Union Leaders and Fleet Operators for total compliance with the Covid 19 guildines.
Dr Oyeyemi while appealing to motorists to always abide by traffic rules Commended the Zonal Commanding officers for their efforts in ensuring effective traffic management since the beginning of the year.
The FRSC Boss however urged motorists to compliment the Federal Government’s efforts at the ongoing road rehabilitations and construction across the country.