Close button
The Guardian
Email YouTube Facebook Instagram Twitter WhatsApp

FRSC posts 27 per cent reduction in road accidents


[FILES] FRSC. PHOTO: Twitter<br />

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said it recorded a 27 per cent decrease in crashes during the Eid-el-Fitri special patrol, as 5511 offenders were arrested for infractions within the period.

According to the agency, the exercise spanned from May 11 to 17, organised to ensure free flow of traffic and safety of travellers.

The Corps Public Education Officer, Bisi Kazeem, who made the disclosure yesterday, stated that 92 road traffic crashes (RTCs) were recorded as against a the 117 posted in the corresponding period of 2019, representing a 27 per cent decrease.

FRSC covered 1,575 routes, impounded 3,051 vehicles, accounting for 8.9 per cent decrease, while 5,511 violators were held as against the 5,713 tally of 2019, indicating a 3.5 per that committed 6,858 offences as against the 6,481 offences recorded in 2019.


In this article:
FRSCroad accidents
Receive News Alerts on Whatsapp: +2348136370421

No comments yet