The Corps Marshal Federal Road Safety Corps FRSC Boboye Oyeyemi says the corps will reduce by road accident 50 per cent on the highways if the funds appropriated for the agency was adequately released.
He made this known during the agency’s budget defence before the Senate Committee on Federal Character headed by Tijjani Kaura in Abuja.
Oyeyemi said this would be achieved through the agency’s strategic goals also noted that the commission would train state traffic management agencies with a view to improving professionalism.
He, however, called for the upward review of the agency’s budget so as to function optimally.
The lawmakers commended FRSC for reduction in road crashes in 2017.