The Lagos Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) will, as from Monday May 29, 2019, embark on a Special patrol code-named “OPERATION SHOW YOUR DRIVERS LICENCE”.
In a release issued by SRC Florence Edor, acting Sector Public Education Officer, “the two weeks special patrol is aimed at addressing the high incidences of driving without Permanent valid drivers’ license in Lagos as most motorists who applied for licenses never care to go back to the licensing offices to collect their permanent license.
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“Consequently, we have a total of 64,468 uncollected permanent drivers’ license across the state yet to be collected.
“The Sector Commander, CC Hyginus Omeje frowned at the attitude of some drivers driving without valid license which is the only legal document that permit anyone to drive on Nigerian/road. He noted that the fine for driving without a valid license is N10,000 if the offender cannot produce the licence within 24 hours.”