The Federal Road Safety Corps has said that it will begin to prosecute abusers of sirens and convoys across the country.
This was said in a statement issued by the Corps’ Public Education Officer, Bisi Kazeem on Wednesday.
He said that the major offenders were not government officials but unauthorised individualswho who abuse sirens and convoys.
“We have seen a lot of people abusing the use of convoys and we have taken it up to the appropriate authority; this year, we would take more drastic actions.
“Abuse of convoys and sirens are an abuse of freedom of movement and intimidation to road users and citizens across the country and this act must stop.”
He said that apprehended vehicles would be impounded, and offending parties would be prosecuted.