Agency advises road users to obey traffic rules during 'ember' months

The Federal Road Safety Commission(FRSC) has flagged off it's 2015 annual ember month campaign.


The Federal Road Safety Commission(FRSC)'s 2015 annual ember month campaign has started.

Tagged “Operation sanity, driving safely into 2016”, it aims to educate road users on traffic rules and regulations.

It also aims to maintain to a smooth flow of traffic without loss of lives.

The FRSC unit commander, Zuba Unit Command, Mr Muta’a Chorie, spoke on the goal of the campaign.

“As the popular adage says, “It is better to be late than never”, that is the reason everybody should respect the road safety rules; it is not for anybody but for yourself, the people you are carrying and other road users."

The National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Zuba branch, Mallam Isiyaka Abdullahi, said his agency will cooperate with FRSC.

“When I get back to my people, I will make sure that I inform them of the importance of driving safely always. If everyone is driving carefully on the road then accidents on the Nigerian road will be greatly minimised."


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