The Chief Judge of the State of Osun, Honourable Justice Oyebola Adepele Ojo, has reiterated the judiciary’s support with the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) towards proper adjudication of traffic-related cases, in order to reduce road accidents in the state.
The CJ stated this while playing host to the state Sector Commander of FRSC, Mr. Husaini Mohammed, who paid His lordship a courtesy visit at the State High Court, Ilobu Road, Osogbo.
His lordship assured the FRSC boss of the state Judiciary’s readiness to continue working in harmony with the FRSC in order to curtail traffic violation through Mobile and Regular courts.
In his address, the FRSC state Sector Commander, Mr. Husaini, appreciated the Osun State Judiciary for its support and cooperation, urging it not to relent in its efforts.
He noted that road users in the state are law abiding, saying that the level of traffic regulation compliance in Osun is about 70 percent, which according to him, is “commendable” compared to some states in the Northern part of the country.
He used the avenue to advice motorists on the danger of putting under-aged children in front of cars, saying “survey revealed that under-aged children were more involved in accidents last year’’.