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FRSC orders operatives to impound commercial vehicles without speed limit devices, arrest drivers without licence




Anxious by the growing price of deadly street crashes throughout the nation, the Corps Marshal of the Federal Highway Security Corps, (FRSC), Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi has directed his personnel to clamp down on drivers who don’t set up pace limiting units alongside these with out a legitimate license.

The Corps Marshal gave the order in a press release signed and issued on Sunday by the Corps’ Public Training Officer, Assistant Corps Marshal Bisi Kazeem.

The assertion famous that the motive is to revive sanity to the nation’s highways following rising instances of fatalities attributable to overspeeding and unlicensed drivers.

“That is unacceptable to the FRSC administration as a call has been taken to clamp down on such recalcitrant violators who have to be subjected to the fullest sanctions supplied by legislation to function deterrence for others”, the assertion stated.

The assertion additional famous that data of street visitors crash throughout the nation as collated by the Corps because the starting of the 12 months indicated that over 50% of such crashes have been attributed to hurry violations, saying throughout clampdown operations, all motorists discovered to have violated the foundations can be subjected to the fullest sanctions as supplied by the legislation.

It additionally acknowledged that in the midst of the particular operations, drivers which are caught with faux expired or cast driver’s licences would have their automobiles impounded to the places of work till they’ve taken applicable measures essential for buying the licences.

“No offenders can be spared as Commanding Officers have been given the mandate by the Corps Marshal to behave decisively on them with renewed vigour”, it warned.

FRSC to begin impounding automobiles with out drivers’ licences Monday

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