The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has announced the commencement of its end of the year special patrol operations code-named ‘Operation Zero’.
This is as it assured the public of adequate mobilisation of personnel and logistics that will engender hitch-free trips for all travellers.
The operation which commenced today is to elapse on January 15, 2023.
The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps, Dauda Ali Biu, authorized the special patrol and charged all Commanding Officers to mobilise both material and human resources within their general operational areas, in order to minimise or tackle assiduously, all variables that are responsible for gridlock, obstructions and road crashes nationwide.
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According to FRSC spokesman, Mr. Bisi Kazeem, the deployment affected all personnel at the national headquarters and the field commands respectively.
He said while giving the charge, the Acting Corps Marshal also commended the noticeable positive road use behaviours of commuters, particularly the ones that comply with established traffic regulations and warned violators of traffic laws to desist henceforth or face the wrath of the law.
According to him, the operatives had been mandated to educate road users and also ensure that drivers whose actions and inactions endangered other road users were apprehended, their vehicles impounded and appropriate sanctions meted on them.