*By Kazeem Awojoodu, Ibadan.
OYRTMA Boss has urged Motorists to abstain from alcohol.
SWIndependentnews.com.ng reports that the Chairman, Oyo state road traffic and management authority OYRTMA, Dr. Akin Fagbemi has urged motorists and other road users to steer clear of alcohol while driving.
Dr. Fagbemi also charged the road users to be mindful of the road they are plying during this raining season.
Fagbemi made this known in his Agodi Secretariat Office when playing host to his former colleagues in department of Planning, Research and Statistics directorate of National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration control, NAFDAC.
The Planning, Research and Statistics directorate of NAFDAC who were on a courtesy visit to Dr. Fagbemi commended him for the achievements received so far as the OYRTMA Boss.
Dr. Fagbemi in his speech condoled with the families of last Sunday road accident victims at Molete Bode market.
He also stressed that synergy with the NAFDAC would go a long way in reducing the rate of accident in the state.
OYRTMA maintained that NAFDAC would also helped in retraining the personnel of the authority in other to put them in shape for the task at hand.
On his part, the leader of the delegation commended Akin Fagbemi’s effort so far in improving the activities of the Oyo state road traffic and management authority under his watch and curbing reckless driving.