For protection or Extortion; FRSC Deployed for Yuletide
The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) on Thursday said it had deployed 36,000 personnel comprising regular and special marshals across the country to ensure smooth traffic during the yuletide.
The Corps Marshal, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, disclosed this while addressing newsmen in Abuja.
Oyeyemi said the end of year operations which would last for 28 days from Dec. 19 to Jan.15, 2016 would address traffic challenges.
He said this year’s special patrol was planned after conducting studies on traffic trends during the last operations, adding that logistics such as ambulances, partrol vehicles and rescue equipment had been deployed.