COVID-19: FRSC arrests 144 for overloading of passengers, insists on passengers’ manifest

Thu Mar 26th, 2020 - Nationwide

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it has arrested a total of 144 traffic offenders for overloading passengers vehicles in a bid to mitigate the further spread of Coronavirus among commuters in public transport.

The Corps Marshal of FRSC, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, disclosed this in a statement by the Corps’ Public Education Officer, Mr Bisi Kazeem on Thursday.

According to Oyeyemi, all categories of transporters should ensure full compliance with the provisions of Regulation 108 (1) of the National Road Traffic Regulation 2012 on the compulsory passenger manifest.




source: Guardian