FRSC certifies 1,950 vehicles for election duties in Sokoto, Kebbi, Zamfara


No fewer than 1,950 automobiles have been licensed for election duties by the Federal Highway Security Fee (FRSC) in Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara states.

Dr Kayode Olagunju, the FRSC Zonal Commander answerable for the states disclosed this in an interview with the Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Sokoto.

Olagunji mentioned 1,078 FRSC personnel have been additionally deployed for the election within the three states.

He famous that FRSC partnered with transport unions and Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) within the train.

The official mentioned the highway marshals have been accountable for visitors administration, crowd management, certification of automobiles and documentation of drivers through the polls.

He added that the marshals would even be concerned in policing polling items, escort of election supplies and personnel, clearing obstructions, managing ambulances and awaiting emergency calls.

The zonal commander appealed for optimum cooperation from all safety businesses, INEC and most people to make sure peaceable elections.

Olagunju counseled the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’advert Abubakar for his assist to FRSC, together with the programmes designed to coach drivers of conventional rulers in his area on highway security guidelines.