Abuja – The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has assured Nigerians of improved safety on local roads.

The Corps Marshal, Boboye Oyeyemi, gave the assurance after receiving National Productivity Order of Merit Award under the auspices of the National Productivity Centre, Abuja.

Oyeyemi said the award was a morale booster that would propel him to greater productivity.

He expressed gratitude to President Muhammad Buhari for approving the award and promised that FRSC would more show improved productivity in traffic management.

Oyeyemi said the agency would enhance rescue operations and post crash care to bring succour to victims of road traffic crashes.

He expressed FRSC's commitment to creating safer road environment.

"This award is a testimony to the contributions we have made to national productivity, and is well appreciated," Oyeyemi said.

"Nigerians should expect improved productivity from the FRSC in our commitment to saving more lives and creating greater sanity on the nation's highways."

Among those that received the merit awards for various contributions to productivity were Engineer Sale Dunoma of the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Uwemedimo Edet Asomugha of the Federal Ministry of Education and Marcus Danladi of the Nigeria Police Force.

Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity, Dr Clement Illoh, represented Buhari at the event. – CAJ News

– CAJ News