FRSC rescues pregnant woman on wheels amidst painful labour




The Federal Road Safety Corps, disclosed Sunday morning its operatives have rescued a pregnant woman from pains and agony of labour on the road.

said the move was part of its statutory responsibility of saving lives through prompt rescue services on Nigerian roads.


According to Bisi Kazeem the Corps Public Education Officer, the humanitarian gesture occurred on Saturday , when a patrol team belonging to RS 2.110 Airport Unit Command of the Corps at about 2:34 PM sighted the pregnant woman struggling to drive amidst painful labour and rushed her to a nearby Ajao Estate where she was delivered of a baby girl barely 3 hours later.


The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi while expressing deep appreciation for prompt and rescue services, applauded the patrol team for such act of compassion and sacrifice which he described as a positive representation of the true mission of the Corps.


He noted this is one among many of such interventions the Operatives of the Corps carry out from to as they go on patrol.
As such, the Corps Marshal called on members of to always endeavour to notify the Federal Road Safety Corps any they come across such distress situations and other emergencies for immediate action. He urged to report such to Call Centre through the toll free line: 122 to the studio of the National Traffic Radio through the telephone lines:08052998090  and 09067000015.