Sango-Ota(Ogun), April 24, 2019 The Ogun Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Wednesday advised motorists to exercise caution during the rainy season in order to check road accidents.
Mr Clement Oladele, the Ogun Sector Commander of FRSC, gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Ota.
Oladele said that the advice became necessary to reduce mishaps to the barest minimum during the rainy season.
The sector commander also implored motorists to ensure that their vehicles were in good condition before embarking on any journey.
“Motorists should ensure that their running lights are functioning to prevent articulated vehicles ramming into them.
“They also need good wipers and brake system to enable them to drive well during the rainy season, “he said.
The FRSC chief further urged motorists to stop and park in a safe place during a downpour in order to avoid unnecessary road accidents.