” Young and innocent Nigerians are dying everyday on the roads, it is time for our leaders to be like you, Journalists, Teachers, Religious leaders, Lawyers, Drivers and Artisans to speak out in one voice to protect souls.
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says 36 fatalities were recorded from road traffic crashes in Edo, Delta, Anambra States between January and March 2019. The corps said 34 fatalities were recorded in the three states within the same period in 2018. The three states make up Zone 5 of the FRSC headquartered in Benin. The Zonal Commanding Officer (ZCO), Mr Kehinde Adeleye...
He cited PMB estate, near Kobape as one of the danger spots for motorists in the state.
While also hailing the ban placed by the Nigerian army on motorcycle riders in bandit-infested areas in the North, he reckoned that a huge percentage of road crashes in the Sokoto metropolis were caused by these riders.
“The aim is to promote awareness on ways to make the road safe for all users, which is one of the objectives of the UN Global Road Safety Week.