FRSC warns motorists against use of unauthorised government number plates

 The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has warned that  vehicles with  unauthorised government number plates  attached to them  will,  henceforth, be impounded and their drivers prosecuted accordingly.

Mr Olusegun Aladenika, Ore Unit Commander, gave the  warning while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Ore, Ondo State.

Aladenika said that were fond of  indulging  in  the use of vehicle number plates  belonging to  either the Federal or state  governments  to perpetrate crimes in the society.

He warned motorists who indulge in such a  hineous act to desist from it as it would not be business as usual.

According to him, erring drivers will be arrested and prosecuted as well as have their vehicles impounded.

found out that now hide the guise of using either state or federal government number plates to perpetrate crimes.

“Any vehicle found not to have a corresponding or authorised government number plate will be impounded and the drivers arrested and prosecuted.

“We will do our best to ensure that the highways are for travellers and other road users,” Aladenika said.

He, however, appealled to to give reliable information to the FRSC or the police on  those suspected to be using  unauthorised government number plates on their vehicles.

He said that apprehending such would   rid  the society of bad elements.

 Aladenika also urged motorists to always obey all traffic rules and regulations for safety of lives and property.(NAN)