Respect traffic rules, FRSC advises traditional rulers

The Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ebonyi Sector Command, has appealed the in the state always respect and obey traffic rules and regulations.

Mr Anthony Okorie, the new Sector Commander of the command in the state, made the appeal in Abakaliki on Friday when he paid a courtesy visit the Traditional Rulers’ Council.

He noted that the officers in the state committed the promotion of safety for road users.

“We have come thank you, especially, the state traditional rulers’ council for your support the activities of the command.

“We, however, want more of your cooperation ensure that in the state obey all traffic rules and regulations.’’

He advised them always make sure they checked their vehicles before driving them out.

“ We are not harass any chief.

“Some of you have customised number plates but you still need obey the rules guiding driving.

“You may have had encounters in the past with any of the FRSC personnel while driving. I assuring you today that such act is not going happen again.

“Of course, we are all Nigerians and we understand that we must show respect traditional title holders; we need more of your cooperation and support our activities in Ebonyi,” he said.

The Chairman of the council, Mr Charles Mkpuma, commended the corps on its activities in the state and pledged more support it to safety on the road.

Mkpuma assured the FRSC that his members would continue to respect traffic rules and regulations.(NAN)