The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it will deploy more than 1,000 personnel to ensure safety on the Lagos/Ibadan Expressway and respond to other emergencies during the yuletide.
Ogun State FRSC Sector Commander, Mr CLEMENT OLADELE made this known on Tuesday, during the 2017 “Ember Month” Road Safety Campaign mega rally held at the Asero Park in Abeokuta, with the theme:” Right to Life on the Highway Not Negotiable”.
Mr. OLADELE said that five life support ambulances, three roving patrol motor bikes and a heavy duty tow truck would also be deployed for the exercise.
On his part, the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr AHMED ILIYASU, underscored the importance of sensitising motorists ahead of the festive season.
ILIYASU further urged all road users to exercise caution in the forthcoming yuletide, saying that the police in the state would continue to collaborate with the FRSC in order ensure a crime-free state.