….Mourns victims of Enugu street crash
By Chris Ochayi
ABUJA: The Corps Marshal, Federal Street Security Corps, FRSC, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi has ordered the speedy resumption of all operational actions in Corps’ formations throughout the nation.
Recall the Corps Marshal had earlier ordered the suspension of all enforcement actions of the Federal Street Security Corps on account of the upsurge of the #EndSARS protests throughout the nation.
In an announcement by Bisi Kazeem, the Corps Public Training Officer, the Corps Marshal gave the order in a memo to Commanding Officers following the pressing must maintain the roads protected, implement most compliance to street visitors laws and security guides, in addition to, to forestall incidences of crashes and fatalities on the highways.
Dr. Oyeyemi additionally mourned the victims of the unlucky deadly crash that occurred in Enugu State.
Whereas mourning the victims of the unlucky street visitors crash in Enugu State, the Corps Marshal confirmed that out of the 56 individuals concerned within the Enugu street visitors crash, 21 individuals misplaced their lives.
He revealed that the crash which occurred at Nkwo/Mmaku junction, alongside outdated Enugu/Okigwe street at about 4pm on Wednesday 28 October, 2020, concerned a Mercedes Benz Bus (ENU 811 KU) conveying faculty youngsters and a Flatbed Mark Truck (KPP 247 XA). The crash was attributable to mechanical deficiency (brake failure)
Talking additional, the Corps Marshal confused that the Corps is saddened by this ugly improvement and is able to put all inside its operational would possibly to make sure that such fatalities are averted on our roads. And one of many key technique in the direction of reaching that is the total deployment of personnel and elevated visibility of patrol groups on the highways.
In line with him, no matter the incessant assaults that led to the burning, looting, arson and damaging of FRSC properties in numerous places occasioned by the #EndSars protest, the Corps remains to be deeply dedicated to the total realisation of its company mandate; as such, is not going to be dissuaded from finishing up its humanitarian work of conserving the roads protected, even amidst the dangers on lives and properties of personnel.
Whereas boosting the morale of your complete workforce, Oyeyemi assured the personnel that every little thing humanly potential have to be finished to safeguard the lives and properties and people of members of the family of Workers in addition to all FRSC services via shut liaison with safety companies.