FRSC Arrests 8,592 Traffic Offenders Nationwide In Second Quarter 2023
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) said it arrested 8,592 Traffic Offenders for committing 179,165 offences within the second quarter of the year covering the period from April to June 2023.
The Corps Public Education Officer, ACM. Bisi Kazeem, in a statement on Monday, 24th July 2023 said that in the same period, 64,544 drivers were educated, 5,431 motor park rallies were conducted and the Corps organised 1,950 Community Visits to consolidate existing enlightenment campaigns.
In addition, 210,404 road traffic offenders were stopped while 45,335 were cautioned against all manner of noncompliance with traffic regulations.
In the same period, the Corps intensified its enlightenment and sensitization campaigns by conducting 286 television and 2,431 Radio Programmes to reach the mass population of the motoring public.
The Corps Marshal, Dauda Ali Biu while reacting to the data, called on the motoring public to always heed established traffic regulations and avoid all behaviours that could trigger crashes on the roads.