01 June 2021 by IFEANYI OSITA
The Federal Road Safety Commission FRSC is to strengthen collaboration with Radio Nigeria Kapital FM on Programmes that will enhance effective road management in the Federal Capital Territory.
The FCT Sector Commander, Mr Samuel Ochi stated this when he paid a visit to the General Manager Kapital FM, Mrs Bukonola Toworu in Abuja.
Mr Ochi who acknowledged the place of Radio Nigeria in broadcasting, said the FCT command was willing to renew its partnership with the station to revive some of its programmes that would help address cases of road accidents and secure lives and property of residents of the territory.
While responding to some questions by the management staff, the sector Commander who clarified that inspection of vehicles by FRSC and other security agencies was for the good of the public, explained that the commission is collaborating with transport unions to ensure full compensation for accident victims.
In a remark, the General Manager Kapital FM Mrs Bukonola Toworu who commended the initiative, promised to provide enabling environment especially through the development of content that would educate the people on the Operations of the FRSC.
She welcomed the idea of enlightenment Programmes in local languages which she said would Cascade down to people at the grassroots.
Mrs Toworu also emphasized the need to check the actions of some road users especially commercial motorcycle riders during accidents involving their members.