The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dr Boboye Oyeyemi has commended officials of the Corps who were posted for the Sallah special patrol for their gallant and sterling performance so far.
Oyeyemi, while encouraging the operatives to keep the high tempo already exhibited by them, also called for more cooperation from the motoring public to make efforts by officials of the Feder Government agency more fruitful.
The Corps Marshal made the call following reports of satisfactory performances of personnel deployed for the ongoing sallah special patrol in a statement by the Corps Public Education Officer, Assistant Corps Marshal Bisi Kazeem on Wednesday.
Kazeem quoted the Oyeyemi as saying that the gallantry and excellent performances embedded so far into the exercise has impacted positively on the special operations.
The Corps Marshal also noted that the successes achieved so far was only made possible through the cooperation of all categories of road users, calling on all motorists to continue cooperating with the operatives of the Corps.
Oyeyemi said: “I must commend the cooperation of the road users, and state categorically that the excellent performances and positive impact recorded by the corps were directly tied to the high rate of compliance received from the motoring public”.
According Kazeem, the commendation by the Corps Marshal became necessary after receiving briefs from supervisory officers deployed from the National Headquarters to monitor the special operations nationwide, adding that the Corps Marshal also reviewed the entire processes and activities of the Corps, urging the staff not to relent but keep their morale high.
The Corps Marshal, while expressing satisfaction with the general conduct of the staff and output across the country, conceded that there were some setbacks in the ongoing special patrol exercise.
Oyeyemi recalled that a noticeable number of the motoring public were seen violating traffic rules, urging the staff to rededicate themselves for greater performance.
He, therefore, warned those involved to desist from such dangerous acts by complying with all safety precautions, as the road does not forgive.