For breaching various traffic rules and regulations by a mobile court in Plateau state, 57 drivers have been convicted in the state.
The Public Education Officer of the Plateau Sector Command of FRSC, Mr. Andrew Bala revealed that 59 drivers were initially arrested but two were found innocent of varied offences from use of bad tyres to non-use of seat belts.
“In a mobile court exercise held today (Monday, April 15) we arrested, tried, found guilty and convicted 57 road traffic offenders for committing various offences.
“We actually arrested 59 motorists during the exercise, but two have been discharged and acquitted by the court.” he said.
According to Bala, the court ordered that the offending drivers’ vehicles must remain in the custody of the FRSC until fines imposed by the court are paid.