The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), has advised motorists to be safety conscious during the forthcoming Easter celebration.
The Itori Unit Commander, Mr Fatai Bakare, who on Saturday in Ota, advised motorists to drive with care to avoid accidents.
“Motorists should be safety conscious by not taking excessive alcohol while driving to their various destinations during the festive period,’’ he said.
Bakare warned motorists against over speeding, saying that most of the accidents were caused by over speeding.
“Motorists should not be in hurry to get to their destinations, because whether they speed or not, they will surely get to where they are going,“ he said.
The unit commander also urged motorists to comply with all the rules and regulations, in order to ensure safety of lives and property.
He said that officials would be on the roads during Easter period to enforce rules and regulations, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).