FRSC warns motorists against reckless driving



 The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Itori, Ogun, warned motorists against reckless overtaking and driving against traffic on Itori-Ewekoro area on Abeokuta-Lagos Expressway.

The Itori Unit Commander FRSC, Mr. Shamaki Yerima, gave the in an interview with the News Agency Nigeria (NAN) on Friday, in Ota, Ogun.

Yerima said the became necessary because the temptation to violate traffic rules in portions the road under rehabilitation.

According to him, some sections the road had been diverted to facilitate the on- repairs, adding the tendency was for motorists to take ‘one way’ in those diverted areas.

called on motorists to be patient, particularly as traffic builds up as a result the approaching festive period.

He urged motorists to always maintain stipulated speed  limit to avoid  accidents, adding that, “we enjoin them to avoid night traveling to reduce the rate crashes on the roads”..

He also cautioned motorists against speeding and to avoid distractions such as use mobile phones while driving. (NAN)