Federal Road Safety Corps has arrested a total of fifteen thousand one hundred and forty-seven traffic offenders in Lagos between April to June this year.
In April, the number of offenders stood at 5,540 with 6,526 offenses while in May 2021, the number of offenders was 5,398 while the number of offenses was 6,315.
In June 2021, a total of 4,209 offenders were apprehended with 5, 054 offenses.
Sector Commander, Lagos Sector Command, Corps Commander Olusegun Ogungbemide says the various offenses booked for the three Months include failure to install speed limiting devices, driving under alcohol or drug influence, vehicle Mirror violation, Seat belt violation, Number plate violation among others.
Ogungbemide noted that the Command arrested a total of 328 motorists for driver’s licence violation in April 2021, 284 May 2021 and 231 in June 2021 respectively.
He urged motorists to always ensure that their vehicles are maintained regularly.
Ogungbemide further stated that the command will continue to intensify its Operation show your driver’s license to help curb motorists who are in the habit of driving without a valid driver’s license.