By; JABIRU A HASSAN, Kano
The Bichi Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has intensified an enlightenment campaign against reckless driving, overloading and over speeding to motorists and other road users in order to ensure accident free Christmas and New year celebrations across the command.
This was announced by the unit commander, ACC Hassan Rafi Yeldu when our correspondent visited the command.
He disclosed that " Federal Roads Safety Commission, is working selflessly to ensure that road users remain protected because they all agreed that accidents claim lives on daily basis so they have to do more in order to ensure that reckless driving, overloading and over speeding is controlled through enlightenment campaigns.
Acc Hassan Yeldu added that FRSC Bichi Command would continue to do its best in order to see that drivers and other vehicle owners as well as passengers are fully enlightened on safer means of trips especially at present when most of the citizens would embark on journeys to different destinations.
He commended his team for their dedication to duty on highways on daily basis.
Furthermore, the commandant warned passengers against boarding vehicles outside motor parks for security reasons, and thanked all those who are working towards the safety of lives and property like police, NURTW, NARTO, VIO'S, NSCDC, Fire service, Hisbah and the drivers who are always in compliance with road safety rules and regulations.
In conclusion, ACC Hassan Rafi Yeldu stated that from what is being seen during enlightenment campaigns, this year's Yuletide would be successful and hitch free because all the stakeholders in the transport sector that are under Bichi Command remain committed to ensuring safe celebrations.